Almaty guests, who come here in the spring, have a strong impression from the abundance of varied fragrant lilac bushes that grow along the streets and in the... read more...

There is one unique place nearthe Almaty, which is a small kingdom of pristine nature, almost within the precincts of a one and a half million megalopolis.... read more...

Rating the State national parks of the Republic of Kazakhstan (hereinafter SSPE) by the end of 2014, according to the "Wind of Journeys"magazine is based on a... read more...

Flora & Fauna

Total articles: 5

Autumn of the Patriarch

In a dim hall of his apartment, he looked like either an old fairytale man living in a forest, or a shaggy geologist from the song of the...

Mystery of relict seagull

In the mid 60-ies of the last century, the world ornithological community got excited by the news flown from the Lake Alakol. Ernar Auezov...

About the beast that nearly le...

During Soviet times, when it was not common “to wait for mercy of the nature” attitude to the environment was actually quite brusque. The...

Kazakh steppe horse

PHOTO PROJECT
The Kazakh steppe horse is probably not as good-looking as the Arabian one, but it's not about the beautiful appearance only. Staying power...

Landscapes

Total articles: 23

The northmost “Prince of spiri...

The highest peaks of Tien-Shan are Pobeda Peak (7439 m) and a legendary Khan Tengri (7010 m). The latter wears the title of the north most...

The Landscapes of Mangystau

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We were overwhelmed with surprise and admiration when we were making long and numerous visits to the most secluded and hard-to-reach...

Shagreen leather of Aral

Thanks to the French writer Honore de Balzac, the whole world knows the parable about shagreen leather, which granted wishes, but every...

The desert outer space of Ustu...

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There are places in the world, incredible expanse, breathtaking beauty and unexplainable magic of which can be compared to the outer space...

Agriculture

Total articles: 3

Deep into "apple" hi...

For Almaty citizens apple, "Oporto" sort in particular, is a symbol of homeland. There is no Almaty citizen who would not have own story...

Wild foxes... are in Almaty?

Those days, when some foreigners have sincerely believed that on the Almaty streets you can easily meet a camel, are gone. The southern...

Spring lilac mist

Almaty guests, who come here in the spring, have a strong impression from the abundance of varied fragrant lilac bushes that grow along the...

Resources

Total articles: 1

“This gem is good”

Now, a great number of precious and semi-precious stones are mined all over the world, but even at our place few of us know that the rarest...

National Parks

Total articles: 3

Top National Parks Of Kazakhst...

Rating the State national parks of the Republic of Kazakhstan (hereinafter SSPE) by the end of 2014, according to the "Wind of Journeys"...

Ustiurt’s national park

Usturt is a standart for the flatness and monotony. And a lifeless. This part of the caravan road to Khorezm, which was used for centuries...

Lost World on the outskirts of...

There is one unique place nearthe Almaty, which is a small kingdom of pristine nature, almost within the precincts of a one and a half...