Nukus

Nukus, Uzbekistan

Travel Blogs from Nukus

Nukus Travel Blogs (20)
Karakalpakstan: A Hidden Gem of a Land, Nukus, Uzbekistan travel blog

Karakalpakstan: A Hidden Gem of a Land

A travel blog entry by lraleigh

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... take long to also realize that people here consider themselves a separate country.  Earlier I asked a man if we were in Uzbekistan: "No nyet, Karakalpakstan."  For thousands of years they have been separate, even if for much of the time, nearby ...

Museum in the middle of nowhere, Nukus, Uzbekistan travel blog

Museum in the middle of nowhere

A travel blog entry by schwate

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... der Fahrer mit einem anderen Taxi ein Rennen geliefert hat, die Daewoos schaffen durchaus 190km/h (und das auf der Schlaglochpiste...). Nukus liegt nahe an der Grenze zu Turkmenistan, morgen geht es rueber, Inshallah. Dann gibt es wohl kein ...

Karakalpakstan, Nukus, Uzbekistan travel blog

Karakalpakstan

A travel blog entry by gearoids

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... Nukus and settled into our Hotel. The reason to come up here was to see the Aral Sea but the prices and time we had left in Uzbekistan made it impossible. If we were four , the price might be worth it. At $400 for the car, driver and overnight stay on the ...

The last place on earth you

The last place on earth you'd expect great art

A travel blog entry by johnkramer

The western most state of Karakalpakstan is pretty much uzbekistan's no-man's land. Nukus is pretty close to the turkmenistan border (which I was supposed to be crossing), and in a place, the end of the earth. However, the Savitsky art museum makes this a ...