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Alma-ata Map, Kazakhstan

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Alma-ata Sightseeing

If you are a first time tourist to the area, then a visit to the many fountain sites in the area shouldn't be forgotten. There are a number of fountain sites in the city and based on the estimates, there are around 125 fountain groups and isolated fountains in the city and this is based on the 2007 figures. Perhaps one of the most popular in the city is the Oriental Calendar and this fountain site features 12... read more

Alma-ata History

During the Middle Ages, the city was one of the centers of craft and agriculture of the Silk Road. During the 15th to the 18th centuries, the city experienced some form of deterioration. But even though some areas of the city have been deteriorating, the city witnessed also an important part of its history. This was also known as the period of the more crucial cultural and political transformations for the city and for... read more

Alma-ata Nightlife

The visitors can also check out the Obelisk of Independence on the square. The city can also offer the visitors and the tourists many fine museums such as the Museum of Kazakh National Instruments, Central State Museum and of course, the State Art Museum. The southern capital as the city is known in the country is also known as the cultural capital of the nation. So visitors can expect that most of the nightlife... read more

Alma-ata Travel Guide

As per the census of year 2003 the percentage of Kazakhs in the city of Alma - Ata was around 44 percent. Around 40 percent of the locals are of Russian origin, around 6 percent Uyghur, around 2 percent Tatar, around 2 percent Korean, around 1.5 percent Ukrainian, and over 0.5 percent Germans. This reflects that along with the real Kazakhs the city of Alma - Ata has people from many other neighboring countries. read more

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