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by julistan
Mon Jul 14, 2014 5:40 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Kazakhstan visa free experiences 2014 [archive]
Replies: 28
Views: 14859

Kazakhstan visa free experiences 2014 [archive]

Hi there
Some citizens who are part of the pilot program list crossed one of the borders from Kyrgyzstan into kazakhstan these days?
Are the kazakhs guards aware about this new law or did they rejected you?

Safe travels to all.
Jul.
by julistan
Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:31 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Karkara valley (Kegen – Tup/Kensu) border
Replies: 69
Views: 35559

Re: Karakara valley border crossing

Hi Stevens, I will try to cross that border this next tuesday hoping the kazakhs guards have heard something about the free visa pilot programme. I printed a newspaper page in case of. As well, i was wondering what would happen if the kazakhs dont let me come in. Would the kirghizs give me a new sta...
by julistan
Sun Jul 06, 2014 12:16 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: postal service in Kyrgzstan
Replies: 1
Views: 2252

Re: postal service in Kyrgzstan

Hi there I am myself cycling and waiting for 2 parcels from europe. I would suggest you to use dhl with a tracking number. Dont send anything without tracking number. Already a month i am waiting for a parcel from Turkey sent through normal post without tracking... Surprisingly, it cost only 30 euro...
by julistan
Mon Jun 30, 2014 11:11 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: China visa extension report: Dunhuang
Replies: 3
Views: 948

Re: Second China visa extension Dunhuang

Thanks a lot to share the great info.
by julistan
Sun Jun 22, 2014 7:43 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Stuck in India! How to get out?
Replies: 3
Views: 2755

Re: Stuck in India! How to get out?

As well, the overland option::cycling out through myanmar again and crossing into china , the overland border opening soon (maybe opened already) .
Applying for your chinese visa in mandalay or rangoon.
Kazakhstan is visa free for americans from 15/7 for a year and Kyrgyzstan is visa free too.
by julistan
Sun Jun 22, 2014 7:36 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Stuck in India! How to get out?
Replies: 3
Views: 2755

Re: Stuck in India! How to get out?

From Nepal to Tibet, it will cost you a minimum of 800dollars without being able to cycle. From Lhasa,, you can continue to mainland China with your 20days group visa but no extandable unfortunately. Also, considering that a plane ticket with your bike from Kathmandu to China can be as expensive.......
by julistan
Mon May 26, 2014 4:52 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: chinese consulate in Osh
Replies: 2
Views: 2012

chinese consulate in Osh

Hi there I just come back from the chinese consulate in Osh where they dont issue visas at the moment but in 2/3 months possible as one of the chinese lady there made me understand. They dont have the proper equipment yet as she said. By the way, it s situated in Lenin street. Also, the visa registr...
by julistan
Thu May 08, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Tajik visa registration
Replies: 17
Views: 8680

30 day s registration in Tadjikistan

Hi there, i am in Khorog, coming from Dushanbe, and i just made the 30 day s registration. It costs 140 somoni. Need One picture and photocopy of passeport and visa. Collected the Same day Apparently, the price can be much higher in the capital. (not verified) The GBAO permit in Dushanbe costs 20 so...