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Two-week traveller: choose your Central Asia adventure
Once the realm of Silk Road merchants and Great Game spies, the Heavenly Mountains and Black Sand deserts of the 'Stans, as the five countries of Central Asia are affectionately known, have historically been the stuff...
Turkmenistan: travel books to read before you go
This excerpt from Lonely Planet’s Central Asia guide provides a selection of travel literature to get you in the mood for your trip. 'Doorway to hell': Darvaza Gas Crater burning in remote Turkmenistan...