Turkmenistan

 

Turkmenistan

Where should we start? Turkmenistan, what a bizarre country!! Actually it’s all we need to say. But to make you laugh with us, about all the weirdness in this country we will spend some words about it. After North-Korea, Turkmenistan is the most closed country in the world. Every year there are just a few tourist allowed to visit the country. These tourists will be joined by a tour guide 24/7 and together with this guide they are allowed to drive a preset route. This guide will cost you only a €150,- per day and all other expenses like hotels and meals you have to add up on you daily budget. Good value for money we think. But there is another, more cheap way to see Turkmenistan. A transit visa. If you’re on a transit to one of the neighboring countries then you can apply for this type of visa. However the approval rate of this transit visa varies between 10 and 30 percent. We were the “lucky” ones and somehow we obtained this transit visa. And now we’re finally at the Turkmen border let’s see if we’re allowed to get in…

 

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