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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 Nightlife

For those who want to experience city-living that fuses nature and modernity, then the city of Alma-ata or the Verny is one city that should be checked out. The city offers a beautiful setting in between the mountains and the plains. The first time visitor will also be afforded with great views of the city and the city itself offers that modern architecture, wide streets, cool fountains and parks. The city also boasts... 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

Alma-ata History

An airport was added in the city in 1930 and with this, the city was made as the air gate to the country. From the 1960s, the city experienced great development and a number of public and cooperative housing were built. The Medeu Dam was added in the city in 1966 and by 1981, the underground Almaty Metro was started.   read more

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