Travel | Uzbekistan

Bizarre Bazaar

On a Sunday morning, I visited a massive and messy bazaar. The range of goods available is extensive; from bicycle tires to clothing, toiletries, enormous carpets, food, vintage stuff, hardware parts and furniture. As I walk about in the bazaar, people were smiling at me with their gold teeth, greeting me “konnichiwa”, leading me to […]

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Amazing Uzbek

Going to Uzbekistan is quite a challenging process but it is totally worth it. I had to leave Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan, and go back to the city (Osh) where I came from and cross the border from there. The Kyrgyz are really friendly people who often looked out for me because I was […]

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What to do with leftover currencies?

As I was preparing for my trip to China, I found lots of leftover currencies that I’ve collected from all across Southeast Asia. Since I had a 6-hour wait for the flight, I decided to try out the kiosk and see what it really does. As soon as I cleared customs, I went to the […]

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Why should you travel to Uzbekistan?

Here are 12 reasons you should visit Uzbekistan: 1. It is unbelievably affordable. I spent $5 in a posh restaurant ranked first in TripAdvisor. It is pretty hard to spend more than S$30 (USD 22) per day on food, transportation, entrance tickets and accommodation unless you decide to stay in the most expensive hotels in […]

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