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Ashgabat Travel Guide: 137 reviews and 304 photos

Along the Silk Road

Twenty miles north of the Iranian border lies a small provincial city called Ashgabat in a small backwater nation of Turkmenistan.

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  • Pros:Like no place else I've ever been
  • Cons:Makes you appreciate your good life in the west
  • Last visit to Ashgabat: Mar 2002
  • Intro Updated Feb 5, 2005
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  • Sininen's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2006 at 12:49 PM

    Excellent work, Brian! Great page on Ashgabat. Happy birthday from Finlad!

  • Orkaena's Profile Photo
    Jun 28, 2005 at 6:02 PM

    In fact, an exotical, extraordinary place far away from everything, not only geographically. You've done a great job. Accurate, descriptive, excellent style of writting. I'm lured. Best ratings.


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