westwards.typepad.com > Photos: Kyrgyzstan - July 2012

Sanatorium in Tamga
Landscape near Tamga
Orchid in the Karakol valley
Bridge over the Karakol river
Mountain landscape in the Kurgak Tör valley near Alakol lake
View of Lake Ala Köl
Russian architecture in Karakol
Man sitting in front of the Dungan mosque in Karakol
Traditional Kyrgyz shirdak (felt carpet)
Sunday animal market in Karakol
Breakfast customers at a small restaurant adjacent to the Karakol animal market
Petroglyphs near Cholpon Ata
Petroglyphs near Cholpon Ata
The beach in Cholpon Ata
Boats at the lake shore in Cholpon Ata
The Burana minaret near Bishkek
The Burana archaeological site near Bishkek
Petroglyph of an ibex at the archaeological site in Burana
Soviet architecture in Bishkek
The Russian Orthodox Church in Bishkek