Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan

Travel Blogs from Kochkor-Ata

Kochkor-Ata Travel Blogs (11)
Arslanbob, Kyrgyzstan: Legend of a Cowboy, Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan travel blog

Arslanbob, Kyrgyzstan: Legend of a Cowboy

A travel blog entry by samber

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... it's the same thing every time and if we kept shelling out money whenever asked for it we'd cut a month off our travels. In Kyrgyzstan they have a thing called the CBT (Community Based Tourism) which is a programme some Swiss people helped set up. It ...

More Yurt Experienes, Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan travel blog

More Yurt Experienes

A travel blog entry by agbucks


... of conversation over supper. And after the meal Grandad and his 2 grandchildren give us a short concerto using traditional Kyrgyzstan instruments and singing songs popular amongst this very rural community. They start off with their national anthem and ...

Kyrgyzstan - It

Kyrgyzstan - It's Getting Cooler

A travel blog entry by agbucks

... *We have a drive of 400 km today. For some of the route we follow the course of the River Naryn, Kyrgyzstan's longest river, passing by major hydroelectric projects. Finally we circumnavigate the immense Toktogul Reservoir and find our B&B for the ...

Our First Jailoo (Yurt) Experience, Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan travel blog

Our First Jailoo (Yurt) Experience

A travel blog entry by agbucks


... long layers and fleeces. The days of 40C plus seem a long time ago. *As we continue our drive east through Kyrgyzstan, watermelons have finally disappeared from roadside stalls and instead it's local honey for sale. But the assorted re-used jars do not ...