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Some Parting Thoughts…

Well my friends, it seems that my time here has come to an end.  What originally began as a three month assignment stretched into four and a half months, but in reality it seems much shorter than that.  While it … Continue reading

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Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Well, Fall may have gone out with a bang here in Central Asia but Winter has wasted no time settling in.  For someone originally from the southern part of the States, this has both a shock and a treat.  The … Continue reading

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Trip to Tashkent, Uzbekistan

We have a small staff and field office in Tashkent so we went for a couple of days to check in with the staff and have some crucial meetings with several Uzbek Ministry officials.  This would be my first time … Continue reading

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Fall Goes Out With A Bang!

Fall is quickly coming to an end here in Almaty, but not without one last hurrah.  The past few weekends have been spectacular for color and I was able to capture the slightest essence of it.  Speaking of color, I … Continue reading

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Trip to the Capital – Astana

Sorry for the delay in creating a new post.  My internet service has been down at my apartment for the past two weekends, so that has delayed things a bit.  I was also out of town recently.  It was my … Continue reading

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Almaty Street Scenes

It has been a rather quiet and restful weekend here, without any major events or excursions.  As a result, I thought I would post some pictures of my many walking adventures around the city over the past weeks.  I don’t … Continue reading

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Folk Instrument Museum and the Circus

The Museum of Folk Musical Instruments It has been a weekend of interesting activities here in Almaty consisting of two very divergent and eclectic activities.  The first part of the weekend was a bit cold and rainy, so something indoors … Continue reading

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