Dushanbe – Through My Lens

Dushanbe is the Tajikistan capital. The biggest and most impressive city there is in all of Tajikistan. An interesting destination in a stunning, nay breathtaking country! And today I want to share some of my best photos of the place with you.

City Rumble – Ashgabat Versus Dushanbe

In the red corner, the capital of Turkmenistan. The streets are wide and the buildings are blindingly white, we have Ashgabat as our first destination city. In the blue corner, the leafier capital of almost neighbouring but not quite because of Uzbekistan, where the influence of Russian culture has not been forgotten, and where building and building continues at pace, we have Dushanbe! But if you were to travel to Central Asia, which one would I recommend? Let’s pit them against each other and find out!

Essential Tips for Travel to Tajikistan

Folks last year I went through three countries in Central Asia, all with the pluses and minuses, but ultimately three countries I enjoyed travelling. Tajikistan was the first country I stepped into to explore, and as with all over Central Asia I really enjoyed it as a destination. It is mountainous, varied, has some amazing …

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New Vlog – Khujand, Panjakent and the Seven Lakes in Tajikistan

Hi all the NEW VLOG is up, continuing on from the last one showing you my experiences from the amazing Tajikistan. From Iskanderkul along the highway to Khujand, then back on the road to Panjakent and also into the mountains to hike the Seven Lakes. 10 minutes this time, take a look and please comment! …

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Trip 2019 VLOG 2 – Dushanbe & Iskanderkul, Tajikistan

Hi all. And today I have the next episode of my Vlog to share with you. I'm a bit happier this time, I had more footage. So please press play and join me as I begin the trip proper in Tajikistan, exploring the capital and heading to the beautiful lake Iskanderkul! Thanks for popping by …

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Escape to the North – Grand Hotel Khujand, A Review

Howdy all, time for another hotel review, and this time it of the flashiest place I stayed in Tajikistan, the Grand Hotel in the northern city of Khujand. At $92AUD a night (or around $60USD) it was by far the most expensive place I stayed whilst in Tajikistan too, however I can say that it …

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Braving the Tajikistan Roads…

Roads are, it’s fair to say, essential infrastructure to any country. They’re not merely to help people get from point A to point B, but a boost to the economy of a country, and Tajikistan is no exception. Researching Tajikistan before going, some of the travel times looked a bit daunting. Especially from Khujand in …

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