Turkmenistan Address

My address in Turkmenistan for the FIRST THREE MONTHS OF SERVICE is as follows:___________________________________PCT Stephen W. SmithU.S. Peace Corps/TurkmenistanPO Box 258, KrugozorCentral Post OfficeAshgabat, 744000Turkmenistan VIA ISTANBUL______________________________________ Via Istanbul should be written somewhere on the envelope. This prevents it from going to Moscow, which they say delays everything. Mail is rumored to take up to […]

Turkmenistan part 2 – rural adventures and across the Caspian to Azerbaijan

Greetings from on board the Akedemik Hassan Aliev, in the middle of the Caspian Sea en route from Turkmenbashi, Turkmenistan (named by former Turkmem president Turkmenbashi after himself) to Baku, Azerbaijan. When I last wrote, I was in Ashgabat preparing for the five day journey to the Caspian Coast. From Ashgabat, my first stop was […]

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