Central Asia

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Lonely Planet, 2010 - 564 pages
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Central Asia is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sample lamb kebabs and nan bread from roadside grills, hike through the Ak-Say Canyon, or marvel at Yasaui Mausoleum's beautiful architecture; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Central Asia and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Central Asia Travel Guide:
- Colour maps and images throughout
- Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
- Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
- Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
- Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
- Cultural insights give you a richer and more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, religion, art, literature, film, music, architecture, landscapes, wildlife, and cuisine
- Over 77 local maps
- Coverage of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Almaty, Taraz, Aktobe, Astana, Tashkent, Khorezm, Karakalpakstan, Bishkek, Tamchy, Naryn, Tajikistan, Dushanbe, Khojand, Khorog, Ashgabat, Nokhur, Merv, Kabul, Ghazni, Jalalabad, and more Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Bradley Mayhew, Greg Bloom, Paul Clammer, Michael Kohn, and John Noble. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012 and 2013 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

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About the author (2010)

Bradley Mayhew has been exploring remoter parts of Asia since studying Chinese at Oxford University. A university wager saw him race three classmates to Lhasa in 1990, winning him a crate of Lhasa Beer for his endeavours. Conversant in Chinese, Bradley has explored most corners of China, especially the Tibetan border regions of Sichuan and the Muslim parts of Northwest China.Bradley has worked on over 20 guides for Lonely Planet, including Tibet, Central Asia, Shanghai, Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, China, Nepal, Jordan, Southwest China, Mongolia, Morocco, Middle East, The Gap Year Book, Pakistan, Karakorum Hwy and Indian Himalaya. He has also had his photographs published in a wide variety of publications. Personal travels have taken him from Ethiopia to Mt Everest.He is also the co-author and photographer of the Odyssey Guide to Uzbekistan, contributed a chapter on Travelling the Silk Road to the book Silk Road: Monks, Warriors and Merchants on the Silk Road and has lectured on Central Asia to the Royal Geographical Society.When not travelling, Bradley lives an expat life in Billings, Montana and grabs every opportunity to go hiking and backpacking in the nearby Beartooth Mountains and Yellowstone National Park. A big fan of world music, his is probably the only stereo in Montana regularly playing anything from Saharan blues to Tibetan chants.His favourite destination is Tibet, most underrated destination is Kyrgyzstan, and his favourite city is Bukhara in Uzbekistan. He best travel tip: always travel with a heating element and instant coffee.

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