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News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Off-roading in Kyrgyzstan: where the streets have no name

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/life-and-style/travel/off-roading-in-kyrgyzstan-where-the-streets-have-no-name/article22815626.ece
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Add to that a dramatic backdrop of snow-capped mountains. No wonder Issyk-Kul is traditionally regarded as the ‘Jewel of Kyrgyzstan’. From Cholpon-Ata, we drove towards the eastern tip of Issyk-Kul through Grigorievskoye gorge. All along, plush meadows ...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Date set for launch of train from Tashkent to Issyk-Kul

News channel or source: https://www.azernews.az/region/127027.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

After the April 2010 revolution in Kyrgyzstan, trains from Tashkent stopped traveling to Issyk-Kul. In summer 2015-2016, the authorities of both countries agreed on the resumption of a rail line. However, in 2017 the train stopped traveling again ...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Parliament gives green to ban on capital construction in less than 300 meters from Issyk-Kul lake

News channel or source: https://akipress.com/news:602667/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

AKIPRESS.COM - Draft amendments to the environmental safety law of Kyrgyzstan banning capital construction in less than 300 meters from Issyk-Kul lake passed the second reading at the Parliament on February 21...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Ex-Soviet Kyrgyzstan aims to become premier cycling destination

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/kyrgyzstan/9030771/Ex-Soviet-Kyrgyzstan-aims-to-become-premier-cycling-destination.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 January 2012

Rugged and remote, Kyrgyzstan already attracts adventure seeking cyclists but the aim of the asphalt path around Lake Issyk-Kul, which is ringed by the soaring Tien Shan mountains, is to lure to Central Asia the cyclist who favours more gentle routes ...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Conflict continues at Kyrgyzstan's massive gold mine

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/01/conflict-continues-kyrgyzstan-massive-gold-160128071445334.html
Publication date: hursday 18 February 2016

Lake Issyk-kul ... Kyrgyzstan's Tian Shan mountains lies the magnificent Issyk-Kul Lake, one of the highest and deepest lakes in the world and a top tourist destination in the region. In stark contrast to Issyk-Kul's natural beauty is the massive Kumtor ...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Meet the ‘Stans: 9 incredible holiday adventures in Central Asia’s most enigmatic corners

News channel or source: https://www.wanderlust.co.uk/content/best-adventure-holidays-in-central-asia-uzbekistan-kyrgyzstan-tajikistan-kazakhstan-turkmenistan/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Many travellers regard Kyrgyzstan as their favourite country in the world ... hike through surreally beautiful scenery and swim in the legendary lake of Issyk Kul. This is an adventure through a wild and untamed land that will find its way into ...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Kyrgyzstan: Winter on the Steppe

News channel or source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/patrick-mcginnis/kyrgyzstan-winter-on-the-steppe_b_4709756.html
Publication date: Wednesday 05 February 2014

but Kyrgyzstan is slightly more laissez-faire. Sheep, dogs and horses roam among the stones and visitors can pretty much do as they please. The Tian Shan mountains around Issyk Kul provide an inimitable setting for following the same lonely trails that ...

News Kyrgyzstan » Issyk-Kul: Christians say they have seen a 'sign from God' after church is firebombed in Kyrgyzstan but flames stop just short of an open Bible

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5257837/Sign-God-claims-fire-stops-short-Bible.html
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Christians say they have seen a 'sign from God' after a church was firebombed in Kyrgyzstan - only for the flames to stop just short of an open Bible. The Evangelical Christian Baptist Church in Kaji-Say, on the south shore of Lake Issyk Kul in the country ...