Hotel Nebitchi

Novofiryuzinskoe shosse, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan | Hotel
 

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A Night to Remember: Yangykala Canyon

A travel blog entry by scottandchar

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Our overnight stay in Balkanabat was uneventful - our guide assured us that the best place to go was the hotel in which we were staying, and so we simply enjoyed relaxing in what is apparently one of the best hotels in Turkmenistan.

Balkanabat was really a stopover point to enable us to get well out into the wilderness to the remote …

The White City

A travel blog entry by ahartry

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... but there was also some new construction. Our hotel is near a new park, which looks nice from the road, as is full of inspiring statues of cultural heroes.

We checked into our hotel, then had breakfast and a shower. We tried to connect via wifi, which was free, but it did not work well. Or, really, at all.

At 10:30am, we met our guide in the lobby of the hotel and outlined the program for the day. Our first stop would be the UNESCO site of Nissa, ...

The next long leg of the journey

A travel blog entry by ahartry

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... and I gave it a go, and it worked! We just needed Pas…The lounge was crowded but I found a set of seats for six on the lower level, and soon we were joined by all.

The lounge is huge and magnificent. I loved it. It has a pool table, a golf simulator, a car race set, and video games. In the center is a pond with circular grand staircase. The seating is super-comfy, the food was great, the loos were luxurious, and we all decided ...

Turkmenistan... it only deserves one entry

A travel blog entry by lukeandloumann

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... got its independence.

After our desert bushcamp (and spending an hour getting the truck out of the sand) we were on our way to Ashgabat, the capital city. I have variously seen Ashgabat described as a strange empty Vegas, or a dictators vanity project, at the port we met diplomats wife who thought it was spooky. I think all these described the centre of Ashgabat, except Vegas knows it is rediculous.

The first evening in Ashgabat, after meeting up with the ...

Bureaucracy in Disneyland

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant

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... and goats we were not allowed to take pictures! If you want to buy a carpet you have to apply for an export license ...which is complex to receive. We had a city tour around the empty streets and monuments...where is everyone? There are thousands of street lights all of marvelous design...must look great at night. For the next 2 days we are going north through the desert. So bush camping here we ...

Location

This hotel, located on Novofiryuzinskoe shosse, Ashgabat, is near Ancient Merv, Turkmen Akhalteke Horse Trekkings, and Flying Fish Cove and Settlement.
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