Kochkor-Ata, Kyrgyzstan

Travel Blogs from Kochkor-Ata

Kochkor-Ata Travel Blogs (8)
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 ...

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 reused jars do not ...

Kyrgyzstan - It

Kyrgyzstan - It's Getting Cooler

A travel blog entry by agbucks

... bank, food store & garage. Thankfully in Krygyzstan you do not have to search the black market for fuel.  *Osh is Kyrgyzstan's second city, an ancient place dating back to 5C B.C. Osh must have been major hub on silk route into China and 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 ...