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Hyatt Tashkent

Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency Tashkent, Uzbekistan

The Hyatt Regency is the only 5 star hotel in Tashkent and is housed in a dazzling white structure is in the heart of Uzbekistan’s capital.
Souvenir seller within the harem at the Ichan Qala in Khiva, Uzbekistan

Discovering Uzbekistan: At the centre of the Silk Road

What are the attractions which make Uzbekistan a must-visit destination? The author of the Bradt Guide to Uzbekistan shares her highlights.
Tilework on the Mausoleum of Khodja Ahmed Yassawi, Kazakhstan

Top 10 things to see and do in Kazakhstan

The size of Western Europe, but with scarcely a person in sight, the extensive wildernesses and cultural sites of Kazakhstan demand thorough exploration.
Tajikistan - Fann Mountains

Trekking the Fann Mountains in Tajikistan

Fann Mountains in northwestern Tajikistan look set to become one of the wildest and most exciting travel destinations of 2017.
Central Asia - Eagle hunter in Kyrgyzstan

Central Asia steps out of the shadows in 2017

Almost overnight, the Central Asia has stepped out of obscurity to become one of the most desirable destinations for adventurous travellers.

Uzbekistan waives tourist visas for 27 countries

From April 1, 2017 a visa will no longer be required for citizens of 27 new countries planning to visit Uzbekistan as a tourist for 30 days or less.
Naadam Festival by Nomads

Naadam Festival by Nomads

Naadam is the most famous, interesting festival and national holiday of Mongolia and is celebrated nationwide in between 11-13 of July in every year.
Bradt Travel Guides - Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan (Bradt Travel Guides)

Practical guidebook for independent travelers, written by expert authors who have lived and worked in Central Asia since 2008.
Slalom House, Astana, Kazakhstan

Would you ski off the top of a 21 storey building?

Slalom House project in Astana, Kazakhstan aims to create a giant 1,000 ft rooftop ski slope for residents.
Bradt Travel Guides - Tajikistan

Tajikistan (Bradt Travel Guides)

The guide includes tried and tested trekking routes, comprehensive bird-watching and wildlife sections, rich historical detail and entertaining anecdotes.

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