Darvaza, Turkmenistan

Travel Blogs from Darvaza

Darvaza Travel Blogs (14)
Gates of Hell, Darvaza, Turkmenistan travel blog

Gates of Hell

A travel blog entry by schwate


Salam, von Konye-Urgench aus ging es dann gen Sueden durch die heisseste Wueste Zentralasiens, die Karakorum Wueste nach Darvaza. Dort gibt es einige Gaskrater, einen mit Schlamm, einen mit Wasser und einen in dem man Feuer an das Gas gelegt hat und ...

Camping by a Gas Crater, Darvaza , Turkmenistan travel blog

Camping by a Gas Crater

A travel blog entry by agbucks


... . Best choose another colour. *The white marble projects, as well as improvements in general infrastructure began in 1991 when Turkmenistan gained independence from the Soviet Union. The Russians first started to  claim influence in this area in the ...

Losing my virginities in the desert, Darvaza, Turkmenistan travel blog

Losing my virginities in the desert

A travel blog entry by 2legs2wheels


... managed it and then had my first camp night of the trip with Kim and Vaughan, who were on the exact same 5 day crossing of Turkmenistan as I was. I retired to test out my new tent for the first time but not before a few of Dima’s enforced Vodka ...

Darvaza, Darvaza, Turkmenistan travel blog


A travel blog entry by hornuts

From there we continued on the increasingly pot-holed road to Darvaza and our campsite for the night. We probably couldn't have made it to Ashgabat that day, and camping in the desert near Darvaza gave us the opportunity to see a burning gas crater, ...