Tag Archives: Turkmenistan

Friday Photo – Ashgabat Train Station, Turkmenistan

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Turkmenistan Trains

I recently returned from 17 days in Turkmenistan & Uzbekistan and of course train travel featured along the way. First up Turkmenistan. The nation is covered 80% by the Karakum Desert, which is now home to much of the train track in the country. Capital Ashgabat is the hub and journeys seem to be almost […]

Pristina to Hani E Elezit, Kosovo, Train Toilet

Train Toilets

One of the vagaries of overseas train travel is the state of the toilets, especially if travelling a long way east from the UK. For some reason that I am not quite sure about, or at least I am unwilling to admit, I have started taking pictures of the less savoury ones! Thankfully none of […]

Trip Planning

I am planning. I love to plan. Planning is a big part of the enjoyment of any trip. Taking an organised tour is fine of course, especially if you do not have the time to plan or indeed do not have the time to deal with unforeseen travel delays, cancellations or when there is ‘no […]