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The Atlas Obscura Guide To Kyrgyzstan
19 Cool, Hidden, and Unusual Things to Do in Kyrgyzstan
Updated November 24, 2022
Unusual Attractions in Kyrgyzstan
Cool Places to Eat & Drink in Kyrgyzstan
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Stories About Kyrgyzstan
The Toughest Mountain Bike Race in the World
In Kyrgyzstan, determined riders persevere through blizzards, lack of sleep, and disintegrating shoes.
by Yam G-Jun
Make the Ancient Road Snack of Central Asian Nomads
Qurt is salty, long-lasting, and packed with protein.
by Susie Armitage
How Muslim-Chinese Food Became a Culinary Star in Kyrgyzstan
Their signature noodles are eaten for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
by Richard Collett