Almaty & Shimkent October 21st 2007 Kazakhstan travel and living,
Almaty and Shimkent, Almaty is a very good city for living, the bars and restaurants are western and you are welcome every where, only remember that you are a visitor of Kazakhstan, and that you have to respect the Kazakhstan way of live, if you do that than you have a wonderful stay in this country.
The mountains are nice for a cool visit in the summer, and hun ... read more
Asia » Kazakhstan » Taraz » East Kazakhstan Native Kazakhs, a mix of Turkic and Mongol nomadic tribes who migrated into the region in the 13th century, were rarely united as a single nation. The area was conquered by Russia in the 18th century and Kazakhstan became a Soviet Republic in 1936. D... ... read more
We Marina ( 45 ) and Henk ( 53 ) years young, we travel many times to Kazakhstan and in the Fed. Russia and other former CIS countries, for family visit and special to Shymkent South Kazakhstan where the roots from Marina are.
We love the city off Shimkent and the area ( Oblast ), it is a city with potential and the people are nice friendly and charming.
Marina is born in Shymkent South East Kazakhstan and I in The Netherlands Delfzijl, we like it in Shymkent, and the area around it, special the Mountains, and the long trips in it, we like to give people info about the li... full info