Travel to Central Asia
Central Asia covers the region between the Caspian Sea in the west to China in the east and from Russia in the north to Russia in the north. The region is famous as “The land of the stans”. All of the countries in the region have names ending with the suffix “-stan”, meaning “land of“. You will find some very useful information if you’re planning to travel to Central Asia soon.
When it comes to traveling, all people talk about are the mainstream locations. Countries that literally live from tourism. But no one talks about the least visited countries. You probably don’t even know some of the countries on this list. For this article, I used news reports and international arrivals from airports. Counting tourists can […]
Asia is the world’s largest continent and when you look at the map everything seems normal at first sight. However, Asia has a lot of different ethnic groups, and hence, more border disputes than any other continent. In the previous editions, we saw the strangest borders in Europe, America, and Africa but none of these […]
At times we all dream of getting away from it all. The hustle of the urban jungle, the stress, the noise, and pollution… In today’s globalized world that’s all about big cities and urbanization, we often forget how the world used to look like before the amazing technological advancement. Luckily, there are still some amazing, […]
Turkmenistan is a socialist, tightly controlled by the police, country in Central Asia roughly the size of Thailand, inhabited by only 5 million people. However, it’s a country with a rich history, and definitely a must-visit place. If you’re wondering what to expect when traveling to Turkmenistan, keep reading. This former Soviet country is home […]
Georgia is probably the most unique country I’ve seen in my life. The English name Georgia derives from the antic Greek word Georgios meaning farmer. This is a very picturesque name for this country even today, as around 52% of Georgia’s population is employed in agriculture. However, many people mix this country with the US […]