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by Travelgian
Tue Sep 17, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Yining-Almaty bus Q&A
Replies: 14
Views: 5612

Re: Yining-Almaty bus Q&A

By the way, I don't understand why many people talk about travelling to Yining and getting bus to Khorgos. Overnight train seems to arrive to Khorgos. But maybe I'm missing something..
by Travelgian
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Yining-Almaty bus Q&A
Replies: 14
Views: 5612

Re: Yining-Almaty bus Q&A

Hi all, all being well I'll get to Khorgos (Huo'uergosi is the name used when booking on Chinese railways) in two days. Is there any update on the border crossing? I hope it is possible to get a bus ticket to Zharkent from there. Sadly I'll have to leave the silk road and head north asap. Does anyon...
by Travelgian
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Other transport
Topic: Cancelling flight booking for China visa application: best practices
Replies: 30
Views: 4440

Re: Cancelling flight booking for China visa application: best practices

I just used Expedia to buy a ticket from China to Kazakhstan. I downloaded the travel itinerary plus invoice and then I immediately cancelled the ticket. Expedia was a bit reluctant at first l, but it made me cancel it in the end and got full refund. In my experience officials at visa offices never ...