Top lakes to visit during your Kyrgyz trip, part 1

There are so many beautiful lakes in Kyrgyzstan that will make you fall in love with the country and want to come...

Bishkek’s bazaars are the pulsing hearts of the city

In every village or city, you can find markets in Kyrgyzstan. It’s the place where everyday hundreds of people get together. Sellers from Kyrgyzstan,...

Amazing autumn colours make National Park Ala Archa the best option...

If you wake up and realise that it is already October but you haven’t been to Kyrgyzstan yet, don’t worry, you still have time...

This is Kyrgyzstan – drone footage by Egyptian traveller

Mohamed Elbangy visited Kyrgyzstan in 2016 as volunteer of the project "Sayakat 2016", organised by AIESEC in Kyrgyzstan.  This video is a part the project, which promotes...

Brief history of Kyrgyz and Kyrgyzstan – from Yenisey to...

I’m not a historian or politician and find it hard to write about things that you can easily read on Wikipedia or other sources, that’s...

Chinghiz Aitmatov – famous Kyrgyz author of iconic novels

Every country has at least one  famous person to be proud of. Kyrgyzstan has a great number of outstanding people, but the one that...

Kyrgyz cuisine is one of the reasons to visit Kyrgyzstan. Choose...

If you ask me to describe Kyrgyz food in two words, I’ll say: “Meat and Dough”. If you want to see a group of...

Coffee shops in Bishkek are the best place to enjoy your...

On arriving to Kyrgyzstan expect to drink and be offered a lot of tea. The good news is that tea in most cafes is...

The Telegraph: 25 amazing facts about Kyrgyzstan

As Kyrgyzstan celebrates 25 years of independence, here are a few things you didn't know about the country 1. They’re mad about Manas – and...

7 wonders of Issyk Kul Region. The places you should have...

Issyk-Kul is another must see region in Kyrgyzstan. It is easy, cheap and fast to get there by mini bus from Bishkek (the capital)....

Chui valley – your gate to Kyrgyzstan

Chui region is probably the first place you will see in Kyrgyzstan, as everything starts here: the airport with international flights, English speaking organisations,...