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Gosh, there is coffee in Osh; but Bishkek has a burgeoning coffee scene

Who’d have thought that Kyrgyzstan would have the most developed coffee scene in Central Asia? We even found a coffee shop in Bishkek where they roast their own beans, and we hadn’t seen that for a while on this journey. … Continue reading

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Uzbekistan oozing with coffee, in Bukhara and Tashkent at least

Coffee is far from being the Uzbek national drink, but we met people who are working on changing all that. In fact, for a nation that drinks almost as much tea as Turkey, it’s remarkable that within an hour of … Continue reading

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