Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan

Travel Blogs from Kochkor-Ata

Kochkor-Ata Travel Blogs (9)
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 ...

Horse Trek in Nomad Land, Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan travel blog

Horse Trek in Nomad Land

A travel blog entry by agbucks


... end of August, they will move back down to their permanent home in Kochkor. This seems to be the pattern of living for many Kyrgyzstan people. For thousands of years it was a country of nomads and it was not until the beginning of the 20 C that ...

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 ...