This MonthOut & About
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The spektator is now online at www.thespektator.co.uk
The pick o the entertainment listings.
Don’t get lost.
Restaurants, Bars, Clubs
All the best bars and clubs in town.
Crosswords, sudoku, and other thingsto do over a coee.
The World’s Smallest Circus
The Moscow State Midget Circus came totown, and the
was in the thick o the action.
Bishkek in Twenty-Four Hours
A crazed caper around the thoroughares,drinking holes and parks o the KyrgyzRepublic’s capital.
The Tago & Tette saga
Two Kyrgyz ootball stars fee to Tajikistan,then come back again.
News and Views
Chinese yurts, passports or sheep, borderfare-ups and more.
The Spektator Magazine is available at locations throughout Bishkek, including:
(Travel Agencies) Adventure Seller, Ak-Sai Travel, Carlson Wagonlit, Celestial Mountains, Eotour, Glavtour,Kyrgyz Concept,Kyrgyz Travel, Muza, NoviNomad (Bars & Restaurants) Cowboy, Hollywood, Metro, New York Pizza, No1, 2x2, Boulevard, Cofeehouse, Doka, Fatboy’s, Four Seasons, Live Bar, Lounge Bar,Meri, Navigator, Stary Edgar’s Veranda, Adriatico, Cyclone, Dolce Vita, Santa Maria, Golden Bull (Casinos) Europa, Golden Dragon, XO (Hotels) Dostuk, Hyatt, Golden Dragon, Holiday,Alpinist (Embassies and
Organisations) The UN building, The American base, The German Embassy, The Dutch Consulate, CAMP
Ala-too, NCCR, The Bishkek Opera & Ballet Society.
ON THE COVER: Emir Alim Khan, the last emiro Bukhara. Colour photograph taken by SergeiProkudin-Gorsky in 1911.
Jake Fleming tries and ails to get drunk on dairy.
Secrets o the Dead
One woman’s stirring account o how sheuncovered the Chon Tash massacre o thelate 1930’s.
Basmachi: Rebels without Accord
Dr Kirill Nourzhanov, a regional authorityon the subject, sheds some light on theuprising which blighted the early years o communism in Central Asia.
The Spektator Magazine
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Published in the Kyrgyz Republic
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