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by edwardo123
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Dual citizenship: French & Israeli
Replies: 4
Views: 862

Re: Dual citizenship: French & Israeli

An Israeli who hitched with us last summer travelled through Kyrgyzstan on his Israeli passport and then switched to his US one as he immigrated into Tajikistan. The army were a little confused and not totally happy about it (although it's totally legitimate), so he wound up giving them $10 to make ...
by edwardo123
Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Self-driving Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Usbekistan
Replies: 4
Views: 2848

Re: Self-driving Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Usbekistan

Just seen this thread. Would be grateful for any advice on car theft and how to guard against it (will be self driving the Pamirs in a Lada Niva next month).
by edwardo123
Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Anti-Depressants - Uzbek border
Replies: 3
Views: 1368

Re: Anti-Depressants - Uzbek border

Certainly not a bad idea if doable, they may be able to email it. Or get a prescription locally? If its not on the list above in theory it should be ok though.
by edwardo123
Wed Jul 26, 2017 7:13 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Anti-Depressants - Uzbek border
Replies: 3
Views: 1368

Re: Anti-Depressants - Uzbek border

http://caravanistan.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/medications_list.pdf There's a link to the list of proscribed medications in Uzb. Make sure to take your written prescription plus the boxes the meds came in. As for hiding stuff, the consequences of being found out may be quite bad. But two good pl...
by edwardo123
Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Buying Car in Kazakhstan - Driving it to Europe
Replies: 11
Views: 11707

Re: Buying Car in Kazakhstan - Driving it to Europe

Armin86- I'd be interested in buying your car. Whatsapp me on +44 7968 186 054.

Eddie
by edwardo123
Thu Jul 06, 2017 6:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Using Euros in Central Asia
Replies: 5
Views: 1831

Using Euros in Central Asia

Hi All, 1) We are off to the region at start of sept to spend a few months exploring by car. I have learnt from exploring this site that cash is king, but does anyone have any insight as to whether Euros would be ok, or is it necessary to carry dollars? I am European so would prefer not to have to d...
by edwardo123
Wed Mar 29, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Driving the Pamir Highway in Autumn 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 2047

Driving the Pamir Highway in Autumn 2017

Hi Forum, I am planning to spend September-December in the region and hope to focus on doing the Pamir Highway in Sept-Oct 2017. The aim is to buy a car in Bishkek and drive south, before heading out of the mountains (to visit Dushanbe and then Uzbekistan) when November comes. Is the Pamir Highway p...

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