WELCOME TO TURKMENISTAN

ASHGABAT

Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan has been described as like Las Vegas on Steriods and this is an apt description. 

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DARVAZA (the Door to Hell)

Darvaza has to be seen to be believed! This giant crater in the middle of the Karakum Desert has been burning for over 46 years!

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KONYE URGENCH

An ancient Silk Road capital, Konye Urgench in northern Turkmenistan is home to medieval Islamic ruins.

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TURKMENBASHI

Turkmenbashi is a port town on the shores of the Caspian Sea. There is a tourist resort there, but much like Ashgabat, it is a little strange!

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YERBENT DESERT VILLAGE

A small village in the middle of the Karakum Desert, Yerbent offers a glimpse of rural Turkmen life.

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CROSSING THE CASPIAN

How to cross from Azerbaijan to Turkmenistan across the Caspian Sea.

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