Petropavlovka, Kazakhstan

Travel Blogs from Petropavlovka

Petropavlovka Travel Blogs (2)
A short stop in Kasachstann, Petropavlovka, Kazakhstan travel blog

A short stop in Kasachstann

A travel blog entry by hello-ulli

4 On the way to Chelyabinsk we left the Trans-Siberian in Omsk and took a route more south. So we passed Kazachstan and had a short stop there in the middle of the ...

The Polygon, Kurchatov, Kazakhstan travel blog

The Polygon

A travel blog entry by hornuts


We made a day trip to Kurchatov, a ghost town at the fringe of the old Polygon (the nuclear testing site). We arrived after a morning in a car with one of the most tightly wound people I've ever seen (our driver), only to be told we needed permission ...