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by TomasS
Wed Jun 14, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Iran itinerary questions (25 days)
Replies: 4
Views: 1792

Re: Iran itinerary questions (25 days)

It is tight schedule, lot of driving...day in Sanandaj is ok, bustling city, so many people on the streets, museum, bazar... I would skip Qazvin too and add Tabriz-Kandovan, and went to Sanandaj from Kashan, then it looks like reasonable route
by TomasS
Wed Jun 14, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: Iran itinerary questions (25 days)
Replies: 4
Views: 1792

Re: Iran itinerary questions (25 days)

I fell in love with Kurdistan, definitely the best and most authentic part of Iran with the unbelievable kind and curious people. So i cannot see longer itinerary to Iran without it... consider please. You should insert to your itinerary leg Hamedan-Sanandaj (day trip to Palangan must be), from ther...
by TomasS
Tue Jun 13, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Oybek - Buston (UZ-TAJ) border crossing
Replies: 28
Views: 13737

Re: Oybek - Buston (UZ-TAJ) border crossing

Hi, great experience, totally easy, from Tashkent to Khujand in 6 hours with lunch, transport cost 5,5 usd. Taxi from centrum to Koykol bazar 12000 sum, then shared taxi to Oybek 15 000 sum, 20 minutes waiting. I changed there my last uzbek sums to tajik somoni with old women on the road, rate 1000-...
by TomasS
Sat Jun 03, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Uzbekistan embassy in Vienna
Replies: 7
Views: 3719

Re: Uzbekistan embassy in Vienna

The same very good experience with embassy
by TomasS
Sat Jun 03, 2017 3:00 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Registration in Uzbekistan - old system [archive]
Replies: 25
Views: 5114

Re: Hotel Registration Problem in Uzbekistan

Are they some new informations about checking slips? They have new president.... I will be missing three-four slips-Moynaq-no way to get one, camping in Chimgan... Is it still ok on borders, or it would be better to find some hostel, that will cover missing slips? I have camping equipment to show, i...
by TomasS
Fri Jun 02, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy reports: Russian Visa in Tashkent
Replies: 21
Views: 12226

Re: UPDATE: Russian Tourist Visa in Tashkent

I was there today and they said to me-come on tuesday at 10:00. So we can meet there:) but i cannot help you, i have original one- ok, not original, but printed in my home country with fantastic quality
by TomasS
Thu May 11, 2017 6:59 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Turkmenistan Transit Visa in Tehran
Replies: 123
Views: 59529

Re: Turkmenistan Transit Visa in Tehran

Slovakian, 30 years, man, single, solo traveller-today refused
by TomasS
Thu May 04, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: from tehran to almaty, 50 days
Replies: 3
Views: 1521

Re: from tehran to almaty, 30 days

No, you have to have uzbek visas first in your passport, then you can apply for turkmen. I personally consider your plan little bit crazy, not just because of visas, but 20 cities in 33 days by public...
by TomasS
Sat Jan 14, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Iranian visa during election time
Replies: 3
Views: 1721

Re: Iranian visa during election time

I know informations from past, there is even recent death of former modernist president, so i have changed my plans a little, just to be cautious. I will come 5.4. ( i did not want sooner because of busy Nowruz),so 30 days airport visa should be no problem. And I will have Turkmen visa from 18.5., s...
by TomasS
Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Iranian visa during election time
Replies: 3
Views: 1721

Iranian visa during election time

I am going to start in the beginning of april my half year overland trip Tehran-Beijing. I hope I will have got visas for Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan until that time, becouse it should be no problem for me to do it in Vienna during march (I am from Slovak republic). I think it will be better and saf...