Category: Asia

great wall, china, transsiberian

Asia is continent with 48 countries, with almost 60 % of world population with 3 cities above 20 MIO (Shanghai, Beijing, Mumbai). One can there enjoy at nature, south east beaches (Phi Phi island), exploring tundra and taiga of Siberia, central Gobi desert  or Himalaya to hike and ski. But main attractions are cities with their long history (Angkor Wat, Forbiden city, Taj Mahal, Borobudur, Petra, Great wall, )

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To Minsk over Baku summary

Belarus was the last country in Europe I didn’t visit yet. I had plans in the last few years but with the Ukaine-Russia war that was suddenly complicated. From Europe getting there would mean...

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Baku to Budapest to Ljubljana

Last day I was in no hurry, after 10 am from bed, and bathroom, and the owner made me breakfast. The time to move to the airport, I got to the bus on May...

Baku to Shahdag 1

Baku to Shahdag

The flight on a small plane, average food, the kid behind me screamingly crying, tried to sleep. At the airport took a taxi 20 $ to catch the tour I booked 70 € (booking...

Baku to Minsk 2

Baku to Minsk

Slow morning, late wake up, breakfast, bathroom, packing. Shop on way to city 5 azm. First I searched for cable, 14 azn. Again to the old town and uphill to cemetery, Russian, Azer, war...

Baku - museum day 3

Baku – museum day

Woke up late, and after breakfast some more relaxing because I hadn’t slept for 2 days. As it was windy I went out late. First to the shop, 1 azn. Walked to an old...

Zagreb to Budapest to Baku 4

Zagreb to Budapest to Baku

After the concert I dropped my cousin at home and around 00:30 I headed towards Budapest airport. First to another part of Zagreb that was not empty. On my way toward Varaždin, I got...

Central Asia route

Central Asia 2023

With Boštjan we started planning a trip to Central Asia in the summer. He already visited Kyrgyzstan before and wanted to do the Pamir highway. I had a wish of doing all 7 STANS...

Central Asia day #15 Bishkek-Istanbul-Ljubljana 5

Central Asia day #15 Bishkek-Istanbul-Ljubljana

Woke up a bit after midnight. After showering and packing we took a taxi to the airport (receptionist escort), 780 KGS-7.2 € with a tip. Getting through security took some time, but we still...

Central Asia day #14 Bishkek to Tokmok 6

Central Asia day #14 Bishkek to Tokmok

Stayed long in bed, after the bathroom we went for a coffee with Miha at Flask, which Boško approved. From there we walked in the center, Miha explained things we saw on our way....

Central Asia day #13 Almaty to Bishkek 7

Central Asia day #13 Almaty to Bishkek

Woke up early, not enough sleep. After showering and packing back into the city and walked to the metro, 100 KZS-0.2 €. From the Saitan metro to the bus station was quite a walk....