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by Dracid
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Russian Transit Visa needed to fly through Moscow or if flight includes Moscow and Belarus?
Replies: 6
Views: 1796

Re: Russian Transit Visa needed to fly through Moscow or if flight includes Moscow and Belarus?

I wouldn't try the return flight through Belarus. I was once flying from Bishkek to Warsaw with a stop-over in Moscow and Minsk. In Moscow I arrived in the international terminal and the departure was also from the same terminal but despite that I was directed to the passport control where my Russia...
by Dracid
Fri May 12, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Kulundu - Ovchi-Kalacha border crossing (TJ/KGZ)
Replies: 3
Views: 2664

Kulundu - Ovchi-Kalacha border crossing (TJ/KGZ)

Hi. I want to share my experience with the border crossing Kulundu - Ovchi-Kalacha between Tajikistan and Kirgistan (Polish passport). I was traveling from Khudjand to Osh and I decided not to try Isfara-Batken crossing but less used one to see how it would go. The border crossing is here: 40.122319...
by Dracid
Tue Jan 10, 2017 9:09 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: 2017 Kazakhstan 30 days visa-free for OECD countries
Replies: 9
Views: 5202

Re: 2017 Kazakhstan 30 days visa-free for OECD countries

Polish passport, just entered Kazakhstan through border crossing between Merke and Bishkek. They had a fax with the list of countries, they only had to check if I qualified for the visa-free entry because it was a novelty for them as well. Then they let me in. One stamp on migration card. They said ...
by Dracid
Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Azerbaijan to Russia border crossings reports
Replies: 18
Views: 9580

Re: Azerbaijan to Russia

I spent a couple of days in Makhachkala and Derbent prior to crossing into Azerbaijan. I didn't have the car, I was traveling by buses and marshrutkas. I was questioned at the train station in Derbent but it was not very serious, just out of the curiosity, I suppose. I speak Russian so it helped but...
by Dracid
Sun Sep 07, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Overland Route: Kazakhstan - Mongolia
Replies: 15
Views: 6764

Re: Overland Route: Kazakhstan - Mongolia

Kazakhstan doesn't share the border with Mongolia - you have to travel either through Russia or China.
by Dracid
Mon Sep 01, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Tajikistan border - NO visa issued
Replies: 16
Views: 7684

Re: Tajikistan border - NO visa issued

I got my Tajik visa in Berlin on 11th of July (30 day, two-entry) with the GBAO permit (also valid for 30 days). Nobody said anything about closing borders in September.
by Dracid
Wed Jul 16, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: GBAO situation - 2014 [locked]
Replies: 53
Views: 28265

Re: GBAO current situation

I just got mine GBAO permit in Tajikistan Embassy in Berlin.
by Dracid
Fri Jul 04, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Gazojak-Druzhba (Turkmenistan-Uzbekistan) border crossing
Replies: 1
Views: 1916

Gazojak-Druzhba (Turkmenistan-Uzbekistan) border crossing

Hi. I am planning my second trip to Turkmenistan I wanted to leave TM through the Gazojak-Druzhba crossing. I contacted two independent agencies and they said that this one can be used only by citizens of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan.

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