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Uzbekistan & Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan is a fascinating mix of the old and the new. Until 1991 it was part of the Soviet Union and Tashkent retains much of its Soviet era architecture. This is in stark contrast to the cities of Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva, all of which were important stops on the fabled Silk Road. Here both […]

Turkmenistan Adventure

One of the least visited but most fascinating of Central Asian countries’ Turkmenistan is a blend of old and new. Gleaming Ashgabat bristles with glass and steel whilst the ruins of Nisa and Merv hark back to the days of the fabled Silk Road of two thousand years ago. We also visit a natural wonder […]

Turkmenistan Classic Silk Road Tour

One of the least visited but most fascinating of Central Asian countries’ Turkmenistan is a blend of old and new. Gleaming Ashgabat bristles with glass and steel whilst the ruins of Nisa and Merv hark back to the days of the fabled Silk Road of two thousand years ago.