Turkmenistan - On The Great Destinations Radio Show

Aug 13, 2017, 02:18 PM

The former Soviet republic of Turkmenistan in Central Asia isn't on most people’s travel list. In fact, the country issued just 990 tourist visas in 2015! Does that mean there’s nothing to see there? Not according to travel author Simon Proudman, who offers tips on visiting the country in his new Far Flung Travel Places Guide. Simon told Keri Jones of www.GreatDestinationsRadioShow.com that travellers with a sense of adventure will find a stunning and fascinating country offering stunning architecture and a huge, burning gas field. Hear his advice and stories here.