Central Asia Articles

Kazakh Food – a travel blog

July 28, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Out first night in Astana. We had good weather so we wanted to eat outdoors and then looked for Kazakh food. Confession: the first night we chose a Georgian restaurant, the Daredzhani, not a Kazakh restaurant. In the middle of the table is a cauliflower dish with walnuts, to the... read more

Traveling Between Uzbekistan and Romania

Traveling Between Uzbekistan and Romania

June 10, 2016 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Here I highlight some of the differences but mostly the similarities between Romania and Uzbekistan.    Differences between Romania and Uzbekistan  First, Romania is in Eastern Europe, and Uzbekistan is in Central Asia. Check out the distance. Furthermore: -Romanians speak Romanian, a Romance language. Uzbeks speak Uzbek, a Turkic language.... read more

Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan - a travel blog

Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan – a travel blog

June 3, 2016 9:00 am Published by 1 Comment

The Central Asian countries of Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan share many similarities. However, as a tourist, I was struck by their differences. Note: For some, Azerbaijan counts as being in the Caucasus, along with Georgia and Armenia. However, my guide in Azerbaijan spoke of his country as being in Central Asia.... read more