After being down for over a year, I finally relaunched AmerasianWorld.com’s “Salaam Central Asia”. Salaam Central Asia was my first website devoted my experiences in Central Asia from 1997-1999. I will update the site to include my return to Kazakhstan from 2013-2016. The site is now running on WordPress after spending a day converting from […]
Category Archives: Kyrgyzstan
I missed flying over the Alatau Mountains. The last time I ever took photos from the air over Kyrgzystan was on an Air Kyrgyzstan flight from Osh to Bishkek. I remember taking many photos. On Air Astana KC907, I was able to take a short video of the flight over the Alatau Mountains. In the […]
It has been 15 years since I last took photos of the Alatau Mountains from an airplane. In 1999, I was flying with Air Kyrgyzstan on flights from Bishkek to Osh and back. Today I will with Air Astana on a flight from Almaty to New Delhi. The mountains are still amazingly beautiful. Posted from […]
We spent half a day in Tash Kumyr, Kyrgyzstan, testing students for ACCELS “Freedom Support Act’s FLEX” program. It is a small city that can be difficult to reach. We had to drive along a mountainside until we reached the dam. From there we could cross a bridge over the Naryn River to Tash Kumyr.