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by faevil100
Sun Apr 18, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: LGBT travellers
Replies: 11
Views: 2217

Re: LGBT travellers

Unfortunately, things seem to be regressing rather than progressing in Uzbekistan with regards to LGBT rights - https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2021/apr/02/new-laws-fuelling-increasing-hostility-and-anti-lgbtq-violence-in-uzbekistan I would actually disagree. The fact that there are ...
by faevil100
Sat Apr 10, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: LGBT travellers
Replies: 11
Views: 2217

Re: LGBT travellers

Unfortunately, things seem to be regressing rather than progressing in Uzbekistan with regards to LGBT rights - https://www.theguardian.com/global-deve ... uzbekistan
by faevil100
Thu Aug 06, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Central Asian music - post your favourites!
Replies: 4
Views: 2072

Central Asian music - post your favourites!

Hello! I am still in the midst of planning a trip around central Asia (the current situation has obviously pushed everything back indefinitely), but I wondered if anyone here could help with a slightly less usual question - does anyone know much about the music scenes of central Asia? I typically li...
by faevil100
Tue Apr 14, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria
Replies: 1
Views: 882

Karachay-Cherkessia and Kabardino-Balkaria

Hello! I'm spending this time in lockdown mostly dreaming about future travels. Has anyone travelled much in these two Russian republics? Can you give any ideas or advice for routes to take and what to see/do? Thanks.
by faevil100
Sun Feb 03, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: Abkhazia and South Ossetia
Replies: 5
Views: 2400

Abkhazia and South Ossetia

Hi, How easy (or not) is it to visit Abkhazia and South Ossetia currently? My research seems to indicate that Abkhazia is the easier of the two (and arguably has more of interest to a visitor), but is either 'doable' for a reasonably experienced (Russia, Georgia, Armenia & Azerbaijan of the countrie...
by faevil100
Sun Jan 07, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: LGBT travellers
Replies: 11
Views: 2217

LGBT travellers

Hi, I was wondering whether anyone who has travelled in the region has any advice for LGBT travellers? I have lived in Russia and visited Georgia, Armenia & Azerbaijan before with my partner; we have always been discreet and never declared our relationship or sexuality to anyone (and stayed in place...