Kyrgyzstan

Kumis: The Kyrgyz Cure-all

Nargiz Koshoibekova | June 22, 2018

This detox isn’t a spa. Kumis, a slightly alcoholic drink made of mare’s milk, is a peculiar facet of the hills and herds of nomad culture in Kyrgyzstan that will cure what ails you.

Asia’s Top Five Sporting Experiences

Remote Lands | July 13, 2015

For the traveler that likes a little sweat and effort in their leisure time, going to see what the locals are passionate about provides a great cultural experience and a look into what makes the place tick.

Stan & Stare: Natural Wonders of Central Asia

Remote Lands | December 16, 2014

Hidden in the yawning expanse of Central Asia that makes up the Stans are some treasures that should be on every intrepid traveler’s map. These seemingly uncharted lands are full of truly mind-blowing ancient and natural wonders.