Air Astana flight review – Bangkok to London with a stopover in Almaty and Astana

Air Astana is the national flag carrier of Kazakhstan, with bases at its former capital (Almaty) and new capital (Astana). With international flights distributed between these two cities, Air Astana offer a unique stop-over opportunity when travelling from East/Southeast Asia to Europe. Most national airlines around the world fly out of their home base (usually […]

Hotel Review: Turkestan Hotel – Almaty, Kazakhstan

Hotel Name: Turkestan Hotel Address: Makataeva/Pushkina, 51/34, Almaty, Kazakhstan. I stayed at the Turkestan Hotel in Almaty, Kazakhstan. I booked it online for its price and location in Almaty. The rate was KZT 5,500 KZT ($15.89 USD) for a private room with shared bathroom. When I booked I didn’t know where would be the best […]