Tashkent Palace Hotel
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A Rude Awaking OR a Lesson in Uzbekistan Bureaucracy – From Urumqi to Tashkent.
Like most travellers, we undertook a deal of reading and research before embarking on our trip into Central Asia. We were fascinated by the complex history and the impossible journeys, the enormity of the battles fought and countries taken by Alexander …
My flight to Tashkent departed Kuala Lumpur on 26th May 2008, at 4 o'clock in the morning and arriving Tashkent at around 9 am local time after flying over India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. I had a good view of the mountainous terrain from 35,000 ft in the air over the mountainous terrain of Afghanistan. I eventually flew over the valleys and the …
... of Lal Bahadur Shastri ("Shastri sculpt" was how he put it) was right next door to his guest house. Our first knowledge of Tashkent was from this association with India's second Prime Minister who had died in 1966 in this city while still in office. We quickly popped around for a look at the smiling statue with the namaste-folded arms when a group of kids in the school nearby saw us and started shouting Namaste at us in excitement.
We got additional ...
... the journey, the initial diagnosis of motion sickness was abandoned after a post arrival fountain of vomit landed on Tashkent platform. Making a beeline for the nearest hotel Laura’s stubborn bartering got us a good deal and Helen a bed to collapse into.
The next morning Helen felt well enough to make it across town to the Indian embassy and what a flash embassy it is. As per usual its hidden away in a suburban part of town making it a little harder than ...
... main police station in Ural (Uralsk - 2 spellings) that we passed by.
But I'm getting ahead of myself a couple or three adventures we had before crossing the Ural river into Asia at Uralsk. After we left Saratov in Russia we headed back the way we had already come into the town until we found the ring road and then a long drive around the city avoiding all the traffic congestion but not the dense fog that made visibilty poor for 10 minues or so before ...
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