Turkestan is an extremely important city for Muslims from around the world. Kozha Akhmed Yasaui Mausoleum is after Mecca the holiest place for pilgrims.
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Shymkent, a buzzing city of South Kazakhstan. A great base for discovering the region, understanding and observing Kazakh way, daily life and celebrations.
Charyn Canyon is a the most spectacular natural monument of South Kazakhstan. Stretching over 150 km along Charyn River in Northern Tien Shan Mountains.
Kolsai Lakes in Northern Tien-Shan Mountains in Kazakhstan are spectacular glacier lakes! Visiting from Almaty is a slight challenge, but totally worth it!
Almaty, an old capital city of Kazakhstan. Set up beautifully between Tian Shan Mountains. Panfilov Park, Zenkov Cathedral, Koktobe Hill and Chimbulak.
Annecy is an amazing blend of French cuisine, Italian climate and Swiss mountainous background. The Venice of Savoy known for its lake and Palais de l’Isle.
Orange is a real pearl of Provence. Impressing with best preserved Roman Amphitheatre in the world! Charms you up with Choregies d’Orange Opera Festival.
Lovely and laid back city of Arles makes a perfect day trip from Avignon. Charms you up with narrow cobbled streets, stone squares and cute colorful houses.
Nimes is a lovely French town with an outstanding Roman Arena, Carre d’Art Museum and summer ‘freias’ during which vino and sangria flow like water.
Avignon is everything what you imagine lovely Provence to be! ‘A la Provençal’ cuisine. Rich architectural and historic heritage and excellent art museums!