Charyn Canyon

We headed back to Almaty to attend Alty’s prom. It lasted till sunrise. Alty and her friend Ainura then took me to the Charyn Canyon. This Canyon seems as large as the grand canyon except there are few tourists. The drive out was long and bumpy (with no toilet, nor would i see one again […]

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Magical land of Borovoye

We decided to take a trip up to the resort area of Borovoye. It is a wooded area with some lakes. Kazakhs flock here to go on vacation. There are several monuments honoring great Khans of the past. We also took a row boat out to a rock in the middle of the lake and climbed up. Many […]

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Today we went to the Bayterek, sort of like the KZ space needle. It was really neat because you would see the whole city. I took loads of pictures. I an still sick but there is not too much I can do about that. Yesterday we went to this aquarium place, it was like a […]

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