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by samanthalee
Sat Aug 24, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Cross-border market in Khorog and Ishkashim
Replies: 16
Views: 8228

Re: Cross-border market in Khorog and Ishkashim

Ishkashim market closed today due to “trouble” - couldn’t find out anything more
by samanthalee
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan travel sharing
Topic: Join us! Osh>Kazarman>Song Kul>Bishkek
Replies: 0
Views: 228

Join us! Osh>Kazarman>Song Kul>Bishkek

Hey all!! Myself and a friend are looking for 1-2 others to join us on a trip from Osh to Bishkek with the following itinerary: Aug 31: Osh to Kazarman via Uzgen district, Jalalabad. Overnight at home stay in Kazarman. Sep 1: Kazarman to Song Kul, overnight at Yurt stay. Sep 2: In the morning horse ...
by samanthalee
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Penjikent Border Crossing Reports
Replies: 54
Views: 21143

Re: Penjikent Border Crossing Reports

Crossed about a week ago from Uzbekistan to Dushanbe - I followed the transit instructions on the Caravanistan blog to get from central Samarkand to the border - all worked out well, just waited at the bus stop across from the Registan beside Labi G’or restaurant and looked for “Kaftarxona” written ...
by samanthalee
Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Socialist Modernist Architecture in the ‘Stans
Replies: 1
Views: 388

Socialist Modernist Architecture in the ‘Stans

Hey all! Just wanted to share a resource I stumbled across that’s been really great whilst travelling in Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. It’s an initiative by BACU called Socialist Modernism (http://socialistmodernism.com/about/). The Instagram page is @socialistmodernism and the app is calle...
by samanthalee
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Pamir Highway rideshare
Topic: Osh to Dushanbe/Khorog in late August
Replies: 19
Views: 1158

Re: Osh to Dushanbe/Khorog in late August

Hey Tom!

I’m an also-almost-27 year old Canadian traveller looking to do the Pamir highway - I’m coming from a few weeks in Uzbekistan so would ideally want to start around aug 15. Let me know what your plans are!

Best,
Sam

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