Recommended city tours with English- and/or German-speaking students or ex-students of Almaty's German-Kazakh University, who have guide...
The pedestrianised stretch of this street in the lower, northern, part of the centre is Almaty’s (sort of) version of Moscow’s Arbat....
With two nightclubs and four restaurants, cafes and bars all in one building, Turkish-owned ‘Esperanza City’ attracts a wide-ranging...
This fashionable coffee house with a relaxed atmosphere, fabulous cakes and pastries and good coffees, teas, juices and breakfasts is an...
Real Club information
Though closed for renovations at research time, this is the only long-running gay club. It has shows on Friday and Saturday nights. You need to go with someone who is known there, and should travel by taxi – attacks have happened on nearby streets.