Tag: Backpacking

Backpacking Bosnia: everything about travel in Bosnia

Backpacking Bosnia: everything about travel in Bosnia

This post is a travel guide about backpacking Bosnia. It includes all the practical things you need to know about travel in Bosnia. Why Backpacking Bosnia? The first time I visited Bosnia was in 2005 as a volunteer. It was a project from a dutch 

Backpacking Kazakhstan: everything about travel in Kazakhstan

Backpacking Kazakhstan: everything about travel in Kazakhstan

This post is a travel guide about Backpacking Kazakhstan with all the practical things you need to know. There was not much information about backpacking in Kazakhstan when I first visited the country in 2016. Therefore I was surprised by its diversity and how easy 

Kazakhstan itinerary: what to see in 2 to 3 weeks

Kazakhstan itinerary: what to see in 2 to 3 weeks

Kazakhstan is the ninth biggest country in the world and it is no surprise that when you are preparing a Kazakhstan itinerary for your upcoming trip there are a lot of options and though choices to be made. While Kazakhstan is most famous for its 

30 Things to do in Almaty: a travel guide to the heart of Kazakhstan

30 Things to do in Almaty: a travel guide to the heart of Kazakhstan

This post is a travelguide about the best things to do in Almaty. My favourite city in Kazakhstan. It was my first morning in Almaty when I went to the top floor balcony of my hostel. The sky was clear blue and in front of 

Things to do in Shymkent: A taste of Kazakhstan’s Silk Road

Things to do in Shymkent: A taste of Kazakhstan’s Silk Road

This post is a travelguide about the best things to do in Shymkent. A city in the south of Kazakhstan that was once part of Kazakhstan’s silk road. There is actually not one silk road. The famous trading route from China to Europe, that Marco 

Top things to do in Karaganda: dark tourism in Kazakhstan

Top things to do in Karaganda: dark tourism in Kazakhstan

This post is a travelguide with the best things to do in Karaganda Kazakhstan. Karaganda is one of those cities that feels remote. Even though it is only 4 hours from the capital Nursultan (Astana), it is at the heart of the desolate Kazakh stepppes. 

20 top things to do in Nursultan: Kazakhstan’s city of the future

20 top things to do in Nursultan: Kazakhstan’s city of the future

This post is about the best things to do in Nursultan (Astana). The new futuristic capital of Kazakhstan built by former president Nursultan Nazarbayev. What can i say about Nursultan (Astana). It is a strange city and even after two visits I am still not 

Nukus: a city guide to things to do in Nukus Uzbekistan

Nukus: a city guide to things to do in Nukus Uzbekistan

Nukus is one of the most desolate cities in Uzbekistan. A city that you will visit for its remoteness and isolation rather than its tourist attractions. Part of its charm is that there are not a lot of things to do in Nukus. Nukus is 

13 top things to do in Tiraspol: travel to Transnistria

13 top things to do in Tiraspol: travel to Transnistria

This post is a travelguide about the best things to to do in Tiraspol and why you should travel to Transnistria. I decided to travel to Transnistria during independence day in September and had a great experience. Let me explain why you should travel to 

Top things to do in Chisinau Moldova: exploring Soviet Europe

Top things to do in Chisinau Moldova: exploring Soviet Europe

This post is a travel guide with the best things to do in Chisinau Moldova. When I did my travel planning to decide how many days I would stay in Chisinau I thought one day would be enough. Most travelblogs mentioned the lack of things