Ak Altin Plaza Hotel

Address: Magtumguly Prospekt, 141/1, Ashgabat, 744000, Turkmenistan | 3 star hotel
 
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This 3 star hotel, located on Magtumguly Prospekt, 141/1, Ashgabat, is near Ancient Merv and Turkmen Akhalteke Horse Trekkings.
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      Travel Blogs from Ashgabat

      Ashqabat - the empty city

      A travel blog entry by redheadpeter on Oct 03, 2014

      1 comment, 9 photos

      ... all performing in synch there wasn't a peron to be seen (unless you count the police/soldiers and ranks of lady cleaners), The Constitution Monument had an exhibiton hall under it - but it was closed. I was taken to their equivalent of the London Eye - except it is encased inside a building! So difficult to get a view - and underneath that a childs 'play' area - but no people, no children.
      The roads are largely empty of traffic, and there are the most elaborate bus ...

      Spectacular and Surreal

      A travel blog entry by turas on Sep 10, 2014

      12 photos

      ... places surely does not augur too well.
      And so we watched the superfluous and grandiloquent five-star hotels go past; we viewed the impressive domes of the Presidential Palace (photos forbidden, as you may guess), the numerous scarcely imaginable monuments (more on those anon), until we reached our not unimpressive hotel(featuring a glass elevator!).

      Internet access was out of the question; when speaking indoors about the political ...

      Turkmenistan

      A travel blog entry by linda.g on Aug 16, 2014

      2 comments, 9 photos

      ... twice, and a blocked drain seemed to fit in with the general theme of the room. Anyway, the next day we went with a guide to visit an historical site, Merv, which was an important centre in the silk rd days, and has remains of Zoroastrian, Christian & Buddhist religions. It came under attack many times, and of course blitzed by Genghis Khan. We had an afternoon flight to Ashgabat, 45 mins, far preferable to a 6 - 8 hour car ...

      One Big Melon Party

      A travel blog entry by agbucks on Aug 09, 2014

      2 comments, 9 photos

      ... duty. We are paying for his services. But we have ultimate control since his briefcase and papers are in our truck.

      *We drive in search of his friend's camp and find him asleep on a mat. It is well beyond the agreed time to break camp, he is still drunk and his English has become far less intelligible than the previous day when we first met him! He is apologetic, but just not with it. We bundle him into the car and head for the tarmac where we plan to wait for the ...

      Camping by gas crater - mad dogs & Englishmen

      A travel blog entry by agbucks on Aug 08, 2014

      1 comment, 5 photos

      ... but it was during the 19C that they really started to exert control. The main battle between Turkmenistan & Russia took place in 1881. Thereafter it became part of the Soviet Union.

      *The source of Turkmenistan's wealth is gas ( lots of it all over the country ), oil ( found in the Caspian Sea region ) and textile products ( cotton is a successful crop here ). China is its biggest trading partner in oil and gas products. A few other facts - the country's population is about ...