Search found 226 matches

by mazeno
Fri Feb 07, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: General info for a documentary shooting
Replies: 14
Views: 860

Re: General info for a documentary shooting

Image

that's balbal
'balbal' means 'ancestor'
most easily you can find some balbals in cholpon ata openair museum and near burana tower in kgz
by mazeno
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?
Replies: 9
Views: 1140

Re: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?

> the road from Osh to Murghab and down will be most critical much more critical is the western part of pamir (m41: alichur - khorog - kala i-khumb - tavildara or kulab) as it is more wet/snowy. eastern (m41: kyzyl art - karakul - murgab - alichur) is much more dry and windy - so there is not such ...
by mazeno
Tue Oct 01, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?
Replies: 9
Views: 1140

Re: How viable/worth it is it to drive in the Stans in late autumn/early winter?

on september the 10th and 11th (2 days) i was crossing kaldama pass (about 3000m) on the way from jalalabad to kazarman (by car) there was half meter of fresh snow near the pass snowdrifts got up to 2 meters of height we spend the night in a tent some 500m near the pass two bulldozers got stuck in t...
by mazeno
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: clashes in bishkek
Replies: 0
Views: 667

clashes in bishkek

by mazeno
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Outdoor adventures
Topic: Trekking Yagnob and Rasht Valley - Bears
Replies: 1
Views: 977

Re: Trekking Yagnob and Rasht Valley - Bears

in rasht much more than bears you should be afraid of landmines - although there are signs.
by mazeno
Fri Aug 02, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Outdoor adventures
Topic: Two questions about trekking in Tajikistan
Replies: 2
Views: 974

Re: Two questions about trekking in Tajikistan

in august eastern pamir is very dry.
by mazeno
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Caspian sea alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 640

Re: Caspian sea alternative

> what do you mean with the last message if you ever drove this road you will get known ;) more seriously: astrakhan-atyrau was always a nightmare, but now is worse, because it is more difficult to detour aside the main track - there always were some paralel tracks along the road, which sometimes w...
by mazeno
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Caspian sea alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 640

Re: Caspian sea alternative

in 2015 it was a piece of cake, now it is much worse than a nightmare as it is under construction.

Go to advanced search