May 29, 2019

In the middle of 19th century rich and powerful merchant Sadyk Rafykov ordered to build the market to the exile polish architect Yan Kozel-Poklevsky.  

At that time it had a name “Guest Yard and its merchants” or Gostiny Dvor in Russian. Here you could meet entrepr...

February 23, 2019

I've been dreaming to do this journey to the Kazakh wild west for three years, it was one of those dreams for which you have big doubts that it will ever come true: firstly, just to reach start point of the trip - Aktau city, you need to take three-days train or spend...

January 20, 2019

Almaty is cultural, educational and business center of Kazakhstan. Here are listed some of the most significant landmarks that for many years were shaping the face of the city.