Almaty Day Trips: Sharyn National Park

Almaty Province in Kazakhstan is all about nature: mountains, lakes, waterfalls, steppe, dessert and even a canyon. We chose to visit Sharyn National Park, located some 200km east from the city, close to the … Read More

Corruption Overshadows Astana

Our final destination in Kazakhstan, Astana, shook us deeply. Where to begin? Kazakhstan was not the first and won’t be the last country to move its capital to a less developed and scarcely populated … Read More