Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan

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Semipalatinsk Travel Blogs (8)
The radiation goes a long way, Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan travel blog

The radiation goes a long way

A travel blog entry by argieuk

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Spent the morning giving the car a going over. Checked the gearbox (topped it up) axle oil (OK) greased all points, did everything that was required for a 5000 mile service on an elderly car. We were interrupted by the hotel people calling us in for ...

Did you photoshop in those clouds?, Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan travel blog

Did you photoshop in those clouds?

A travel blog entry by davechrisdamo

Another day of beasting Molly through the Kazakstani countryside. We were aiming for a lake about 400miles away but on closer inspection is wasn't up to much so we pressed on and stopped in the middle of nowhere beside a crater thing. It was amazing, the ...


This 'ere's nuclear country son

A travel blog entry by davechrisdamo


Drove on towards Semey, probably most famous as one the USSR's nuclear test sites. It has a very Soviet feel to and looks desperately in need of something. Almost forgot to mention, it's cold, very cold and raining. When did that happen, 'no-one ...

FIsh in a bag!, Semey, Kazakhstan travel blog

FIsh in a bag!

A travel blog entry by wallsy


... a nice bag of chopped up fish and carrot for lunch, which seems to be the thing to do. Russia tomorrow... in theory. As for Kazakhstan round two... it's been good. Maybe all the car troubles skewed my perspective on lap one, but I don't think so. We've ...