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by JnKln
Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Uzbek Visa : Anyone Applied in Bishkek,Picked up in Dushanbe
Replies: 1
Views: 533

Re: Uzbek Visa : Anyone Applied in Bishkek,Picked up in Dushanbe

Hey,

My friend and me (Canadian&German) just applied in Dushanbe to pick it up in Bishkek in 7 days.
So I guess it should also work the different way around.

Good luck!

- Jan
by JnKln
Fri May 18, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Chinese Altai, Xinjiang, May 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 429

Chinese Altai, Xinjiang, May 2018

Hello everybody, Since I did not find any info on the cinese Altai moutains I will share my experience from may 2018 here: My british travel mate and me planned to go hiking in the Altai around Kanas lake northwest of the city of Beitun. We hitchhiked from Ürümqi to Beitun without any problems. 50km...
by JnKln
Fri May 18, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Uzbek Transit Visa in Kabul?
Replies: 3
Views: 658

Re: Uzbek Transit Visa in Kabul?

Thank you Steven!

I plan to cross on exactly 1st of July so I better get a visa in advance. As i am on a german passport no proof of a kazakh visa nor flight ticket should be requested, right?

- Jan
by JnKln
Tue May 08, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Uzbek Transit Visa in Kabul?
Replies: 3
Views: 658

Uzbek Transit Visa in Kabul?

Hi everybody, Has anybody of you ever applied for and been granted an uzbek transit visa at the embassy of Uzbekistan in Kabul? I want to transit UZ in July from Termez towards Kazakhztan. I have the feeling that the embassy guys might find my travel plans suspicious and not grant a visa. Especially...
by JnKln
Wed Jan 25, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Off-topic spin-off: Latest situation in Afghanistan?
Replies: 4
Views: 3141

Re: Latest situation in Afghanistan?

“culture doesn't exist as well (unless you wanna watch people drinking a chatting all the days). Of course if you are searching excitement and feeling in the stomach, that something bad may happen in any minute, that can be place for you.“ Wow! I am speechless and ashamed in the name of all the insp...
by JnKln
Sun Jan 22, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Mazar - Kabul road: safe?
Replies: 4
Views: 6138

Re: North-Afghanistan crossing

Update January 2017: We went Kabul-Mazar-Kabul on a public bus via Salang and didn't face any but 3 legal police checkpoints, the ride was easy and relaxed. We were in contact with a handful of people (including govermental employees) before we went and all of them confirmed that the road is “safe“....
by JnKln
Wed Dec 14, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Afghan visa in Islamabad
Replies: 6
Views: 3881

Embassy report: Afghan visa in Islamabad

Update for Islamabad: German passport on 14-12-2016: 1 Visa application form 1 copy of your passport's frontpage 1 photo Turnaround 2 days (pick up in the afternoon between 13:30 and 15:30). Fee is 80 USD. Getting an afghan tourist visa in Islamabad is a peace of cake! The guys in the embassy are to...
by JnKln
Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:08 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Afghan visa in Tehran, Iran
Replies: 6
Views: 5363

Re: Afghani Tourist visa at Embassy of Afghanistan in Tehran, Iran

Update for German passport 29-10-2016: Next to what is mentioned in the previous post (application form, 1 picture, passport, interview, blood test) the Afghan embassy asked for a letter of support from the German embassy. This letter is (of course) not offered by my embassy so I will not get any Af...
by JnKln
Sat Oct 29, 2016 7:34 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy report: Afghan visa in Islamabad
Replies: 6
Views: 3881

Afghan visa in Islamabad

Hi Folks, has anybody recent information about getting an afghan tourist visa in Islamabad? I found this thread from 2014 which says it is quite easy, but since even in Tehran it is getting way harder to obtain it, so I am not sure about today. here is the link https://www.lonelyplanet.com/thorntree...
by JnKln
Wed Sep 21, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Mazar - Kabul road: safe?
Replies: 4
Views: 6138

Mazar - Kabul road: safe?

Hey, How is the security situation in Mazar affected since Balch borders Kunduz district? And what about the road Mazar-Kabul? Any information? Btw this is a recent estimation about Taliban activity in Afghanistan: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/interactive/2016/08/afghanistan-controls-16082308352...

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