Category Archives for Kazakhstan

A cup of coffee at one of the best Almaty cafes

The 5 Best Almaty Cafes

  • June 13, 2017

For the uninitiated traveler, a visit to Almaty, Kazakhstan isn’t likely to fit with your expectations. It’s an incredibly vibrant, cosmopolitan city, whose lush green streets buzz in the shadows of imposing snow-capped mountains. But the core of its culture is the bustling Almaty cafe scene. You won’t have to search long in Almaty to […]

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Visit Almaty: 10 Reasons It’s The Coolest City You’ve Never Heard Of

  • May 26, 2017

Visting Almalty, Kazakhstan may not be high on your list – but it should be! Read on to find out why. Leafy green trees hang over wide, clean sidewalks sprinkled with hip cafes and trendy restaurants. Cocktail bars and salsa clubs pulsate until the wee hours of the morning. And all this is set against jagged snow-covered mountain […]

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Bishkek to Almaty: The land border north of Bishkek

How to Go From Bishkek to Almaty (4 Options + Quick Guide)

  • May 16, 2017

Do you need to go from Bishkek to Almaty quickly and cheaply? Just follow this guide on how to go between Bishek and Almaty via bus or taxi. You can easily travel between Kyrgyzstan’s capital Bishkek to Almaty, Kazakhstan in just 4-5 hours across very good roads for less than $10. This short guide includes everything you […]

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