""New Dubai"" Top 5 Page for this destination Astana by Lalique

Astana Travel Guide: 38 reviews and 67 photos

Coming 1st time to Astana, the new Kazakh capital, strikes ones sight with miracleous growing and expansion of the city. Just a decade ago it was a small town, lost somewhere in the middle of vast stepps. Now it's one of the fastest growing cities in Asia, it's new Dubai which is being build on oil.

  • Last visit to Astana: May 2004
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • chess_machine's Profile Photo
    Dec 30, 2005 at 3:16 PM

    Interesting page on Astana! Never heard of this city but today on the newspaper where they compared Astana to Dubai (in less pharaonic though)...

  • Pablos_new's Profile Photo
    Feb 16, 2005 at 6:48 AM

    Very good pictures!! Good tips! I agree with your hotel comments.

  • kenHuocj's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2004 at 1:02 AM

    have to ask - why the new Dubai, shopping or travel transit point, or oil ?? ;-))) how r u doing ?


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