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by cristiano
Wed May 17, 2017 8:36 am
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: A-27, A-26 - road condition (Aqtau - Aqtobe)
Replies: 8
Views: 2935

Re: A-27, A-26 - road condition

I took A-27 aktobe-kandyagash-dossor last august, from aktobe to mukur. First 100-150 km from aktobe, not bad. Then, almost no road: only option was to ride in the sandy side tracks in the steppe. There is my report on the hubb http://www.horizonsunlimited.com/hubb/ride-tales/from-central-asia-to-ca...
by cristiano
Fri May 12, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Long-term vehicle storage in Eurasian Customs Union Q&A
Replies: 29
Views: 10027

Re: Leaving car in Krygyzstan for 1 year

thank you for help ! is this 1 year "on request" thingy ? or I need to pull off some story ? Do i need to pay extra for that ? Actually, it looks like it is always valid for 12 months now. It was 3 months until sometime last year. Kyrgyzstan is the last country which entered the union, an...
by cristiano
Fri May 12, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Long-term vehicle storage in Eurasian Customs Union Q&A
Replies: 29
Views: 10027

Re: Leaving car in Krygyzstan for 1 year

Kyrgyzstan is part of custom union with Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Armenia. When you will enter Kyrgyzstan from Tajikistan, you will be given temporary import papers. You shoulk ask to the guard at the border to make them valid 12 months (it is legal). In 12 months you will need to be out not o...
by cristiano
Tue May 09, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: find road maps tajikistan-kirghizistan
Replies: 1
Views: 1215

Re: find road maps tajikistan-kirghizistan

Some of the most used are Central Asia by Reise Know-How or Central Asia by Freytag & Berndt. Easy to find even on amazon. EAN 9783831773671 and 9783707909753 Remember that maps are not to be followed too much in that area. Things change quick and maps doesn't explain you the real conditions of ...
by cristiano
Mon May 08, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: Pakistan: NOC for KKH?
Replies: 4
Views: 2960

Re: Pakistan: NOC for KKH?

If the infos from the following link are true, it looks like they changed idea
lonelyplanet.com/thorntree/forums/asia-indian-subcontinent/pakistan/good-news-no-noc?page=1
Let's hope it's true..
by cristiano
Fri Apr 28, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Others
Topic: Pakistan: NOC for KKH?
Replies: 4
Views: 2960

Pakistan: NOC for KKH?

New, worrying, article about new rules:

https://www.dawn.com/news/1329772

If anybody has fresh and reliable info, that would be appreciated.
thanks
cristiano
by cristiano
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: Registration Kazakhstan not required anymore?
Replies: 34
Views: 13802

Re: Registration Kazakhstan not required anymore?

No: the article is clear.

Happyfrog probably did not read it, or did it without paying necessary attention.
I don't know them, but it looks like they are not used to travel in the area and acted as perfect target for scammers.
by cristiano
Mon Feb 20, 2017 9:43 am
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Best stopover between Khorog and Dushanbe?
Replies: 3
Views: 2121

Re: Khorog to Dushanbe

Midway, Kalaikum.
There you can decide to take Kulob or Tavildara route.

https://caravanistan.com/tajikistan/pamir-highway/
by cristiano
Tue Feb 14, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Long-term vehicle storage in Eurasian Customs Union Q&A
Replies: 29
Views: 10027

Re: Leaving a car in Central Asia

Hi cristiano; import in russia is for one year. no problem . i will leave my car in Kirghizistan ad the end of the route and i'll do Mongolia in 2018. I found direct flight Tashkent-Rome. What about Bishkek -Italya? thks for your kind reply P Bishkek-Italy you can usually find very good rates with ...

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