Category: Central Asia

Kazakhstan: an unplanned surprise. Extreme weather, endless roads and extraordinary people

Kazakhstan is the largest country in Central Asia! You can hardly imagine that in terms of surface area, the Netherlands occupies only 1.5% (!) of Kazakhstan’s territory, but has almost…

Kyrgyzstan: from fermented horse milk to fresh camel milk

Welcome to the land of nomads and mountains. No less than 94% of Kyrgyzstan is mountainous landscape with peaks reaching above 7000m and eternally covered with snow! We feast our…

Uzbekistan: land of golden smiles and selfies!

The land of honking cars, selfies, gold teeth, cotton balls, cows on the shoulder and waving people. Uzbekistan amazes us. We share the roads with overloaded Chevrolet vans and other…