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by oddvaro
Mon Jun 10, 2019 2:53 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?
Replies: 6
Views: 589

Re: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?

I can confirm that the road from Beyneu to around Kungrad is horrible at places. Generally good from Nukus to Bukhara via Khiva. We travelled almost 500km from Kazakhstan to Nukus without finding any good petrol. Not that we searched but I do not thing there were any 91 octane before Nukus. So bewar...
by oddvaro
Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?
Replies: 6
Views: 589

Re: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?

From Atyrau to Beyneu is very good as of June 5th 2019
by oddvaro
Wed Jun 05, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?
Replies: 6
Views: 589

Re: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?

Oral to Atyrau is generally good.
by oddvaro
Sat Jun 01, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?
Replies: 6
Views: 589

Road conditions between Oral and Nukus?

June 1st
Due to cross into Kazakstan from Russia at Oral/Uralsk in a few days. Any news on road A-28 and A-33? In Samara at the moment.
by oddvaro
Sat Jun 01, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Tajikistan e-visa: payment failed, application got stuck, ...
Replies: 43
Views: 5488

Re: Tajikistan evisa payment failed

I got problems with my application when I uploaded a passport photo instead of passport. They kept on asking for a copy of the passport but I could not replace the file I had already submitted. Finally I got (probably the tenth time) to the modify section and cancelled the application. Then I sent n...
by oddvaro
Mon May 20, 2019 6:24 am
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: Longterm parking in Kazakhstan
Replies: 9
Views: 2552

Re: Longterm parking in Almaty

Hi, I have downloaded the 2GIS app and found 100´s of parking lots in Almaty. The problem is that I do not speak or read the language. Can anybody help me find a guarded secure parking where I am guaranteed to find my car upon return? We are leaving the car in Almaty on July 10th and returning Augus...
by oddvaro
Sun May 12, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Car by train from Moscow to Central Asia?
Replies: 2
Views: 499

Re: Car by train from Moscow to Central Asia?

I just got a reply from Russian Railway Dear Oddvar, Unfortunately, for a requested route a car-carrier is not available. It can be provided for following destinations: Moscow-Adler St Petersburg - Adler Moscow - Helsinki Moscow - St Petersburg Moscow - Petrozavodsk Adler - Rostov Rostov - Adler Mos...
by oddvaro
Sat May 11, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Car by train from Moscow to Central Asia?
Replies: 2
Views: 499

Car by train from Moscow to Central Asia?

Are there any car-carriers on trains from Russia to Uzbekistan or Kazakhstan? How to book and how much does it cost? We will drive from northern Norway to Central Asia through Russia but putting the car on a train for part of the journey sounds temping.