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... gently for increased blood flow and oxygenation.
If you have hurt your muscles, it is very important that you put cold on it. This will reduce the swelling and color associated with the injury. Elevating the affected area helps to get the blood flowing properly. Applying ice directly to the skin is a bad idea; ice should be wrapped up in a towel prior to application.
Water is your friend. When exercising your body rapidly ...
Today, on the agenda: rest, rest and more rest. I'm beginning to feel my energy flowing again. I hope to find the oportunity to visit some parts of Kyrgyztan before leaving for Mongolia next and my accomodation ison the outskirts of Biskek. Tuesday. But I feel a bit insecure by the fact that I cannot speak Kyrgyz nor Russian, and the fact that my taxi driver had so much troublefinding the place, doesn't secure me at all. Add to this that ...
... Berlin was still issuing visas as normal. We decided to go to the Tajikistan Embassy again to get the latest scoop.
We hoped we could get our visa in advance and see the west part of Kyrgyzstan before crossing the border on the 16th.
Good News from the Tajikistan Embassy
On Monday the 8th, we stopped by the Tajikistan Embassy to see what the chances were for them to process our visas ahead of the 16th, when the ...
... one of numerous pharmacies on the street. Health care here, however, is still less expensive than in the US.
The kidnapped bride
Bride kidnapping was practiced in the villages to avoid the high cost of dowries and weddings. A young man would gather a few friends and together they would seek a young woman, preferably alone in a field. She would be forcibly abducted and taken to the young man's home. Once there, she had ...
... We had gotten our second wind. I guess we were excited about being in a new place. We walked to a traditional restaurant Oscar had recommended. We had our first manti; mutton and onion filled dumplings....a lot like the kinkali we had in Georgia. Cissy and I were delighted when we discovered our favorite Uyghur dish: Lagman, on the menu. It was a great first meal.
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Chok-Tal , Bishkek | Hotelfrom $30
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