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by Traveller11
Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Hong Kong to Guangzhou by FERRY!
Replies: 2
Views: 2109

Hong Kong to Guangzhou by FERRY!

Hi Folks, In planning a trip to China for my wife and I our plan is to start in Hong Kong staying in accommodation in Kowloon and then we would then like to ‘do something different’ by taking the ‘Fast Ferry’ to Guangzhou which I understand we can board with suitable tickets from Hong Kong City Port...
by Traveller11
Wed Feb 08, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Re: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Hi steven, Thanks for the input of your experience! For a minute I was not sure if you were bragging, complaining or hoping for an entry in the Guinness Book of World Records! :lol: I will keep your 'Travel Preferences' in mind as 'Likes LOTS of company with him! Best wishes and seriously Thank You.
by Traveller11
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Re: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Well in the 57 Countries I have visited so far on this Planet of ours I have never been in a Taxi with a Washing Machine in the next seat let alone a Bag of Flour! :o
BUT there is always a first time! :) :)

Thanks for the input Folks.
by Traveller11
Mon Feb 06, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Re: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Reply to bwv812, lissie45 & steven..... Postby bwv812 » Sun Feb 05, 2017 10:02 am I think you may have to adjust your expectations. You aren't going to find modern long-distance buses or even Mercedes Sprinters on the road. You will find built-in-Uzbekistan Daewoo/Chrysler share taxis that are d...
by Traveller11
Sun Feb 05, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Re: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Hi Steven, Thank you for the suggestion. As you mentioned 'ride' then as we plan to travel with 2 medium sized hard shell suitcases, and 2 smallish rucksacks then if the 'rides' would be in shared Taxis I would have concerns about being able to fit the luggage in, especially if it was to sit across ...
by Traveller11
Thu Jan 26, 2017 8:14 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Re: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Hi bwv812, Thanks for your information, While the plan for my proposed trip is below, it seems that I am going to end up going further away from Dushanbe to eventually get there, see below Central Asia Possible Itinerary (Version 4) 1) Travel in Kazakhstan: Date: Wednesday 13/09/2017. Travel from Al...
by Traveller11
Wed Jan 25, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Re: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Hi Steven, Thank you for the information. My wife and I are planning a trip which I mentioned sometime previously as we really enjoyed our 2 weeks in Kazakhstan, 1 week in Astana followed by a week in Almaty. So having put a plan together to come back for longer (1 month) but also to include time in...
by Traveller11
Tue Jan 24, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe
Replies: 16
Views: 6374

Getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe

Hi Folks! I wonder if anyone can provide me with any details for getting from Bukhara to Dushanbe please? Trains are a 'non starter' I understand. I am really interested in going direct as trying to go by Plane involves all sorts of 2 or 3 stop flights and a very long time to do the trip with possib...
by Traveller11
Sat Oct 22, 2016 12:32 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Help required on a proposed trip from Almaty via Train & Plane and back to Almaty.
Replies: 8
Views: 3505

Re: Help required on a proposed trip from Almaty via Train & Plane and back to Almaty.

Hi Steven!

Thanks.......
I am now investigating those possibilities while I did consider not bothering with the Dushanbe part of the trip as comments viewed do not seem to 'paint a nice picture'!
by Traveller11
Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Help required on a proposed trip from Almaty via Train & Plane and back to Almaty.
Replies: 8
Views: 3505

Re: Help required on a proposed trip from Almaty via Train & Plane and back to Almaty.

Hi Folks! Thank you all For your input and suggestions which after writing them all down I now need to go off and do my research! I was not to happy about not getting flight details for Uzbekistan, and so was thinking that maybe we need to re-consider and do the whole trip by Train, but some of the ...

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