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... La prise d'antibiotiques m'a permis de limiter les dégats.
Mais le Kyrgyzstan, c'est quoi, au juste? C'est un pays d'Asie centrale qui faisait partie de l'URSS jusqu'en 1991 à la dissolution de cette dernière. Sa capitale est Bishkek et sa population est aux environs de 5 millions d'habitants. La langue kyrgyze, qui s'apparente à la langue turque, et le russe sont les deux langues officielles. Car ...
We started the day at a silk factory. Margilon is still a major center for this industry. Even though the major production is all automated now, we visited an operation that still does it the old way. The video shows the boiling of the silk worm cocoon, so that the fibers can be extracted....
Then we visited another market, which is always fun. This time I got to the meat section....I'll spare you the more disgusting pics.....lots of fat and a ...
September 5, 2014
KYZYL TUU to BISHKEK – 230km
USSR Hostel $30, Private double with shared bath/kitchen
It was a comfortable stay in our model yurt. One can be yours starting at $4000 for a small one (4m diameter). The workmanship on the felt decorations on these are particularly beautiful.
At 8:30am, we stood at the side of the road and hoped to catch a ride with a passing marshrutka or shared taxi ...
... there is potential for hydroelectric power as well as development of solar, wind and thermal energies.
Of concern, however, is the brain drain. 70% of Farhad's high school and college friends have left for other countries. They were discouraged with the prospects in Kyrgyzstan, citing corruption, poor health care, and nepotism. And foreign analysts have called Kyrgyzstan's politics unpredictable making foreign countries leery of ...
... a taxi was not simple, "Tajikistan Embassy please" didn't ring a bell with the driver. The address didn't either but the guy pulled out a well worn city map book and, together with Google maps on Dave's cell, eventually he appeared to know where to go and off we went.
In spite of the fact that there is not a lot of traffic on the road, say compared to Delhi or Shanghai, driving here is pretty hectic.