Tajikistan: Travel/Tourist Information Guide
Tajikistan is located in Central Asia with its capital Dushanbe. It borders with Afghanistan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan. The uniqueness of the nation of Tajikistan is that their culture is mostly non-Turkic, unlike its neighbours. Tajikistan is the poorest country in Central Asia and in the world as well. The reason behind this is the horrible civil war that happened short after its independence. The landscape od Tajikistan is mostly filled with mountains, the major of which are the Pamir and the Alay Mountains.
Even though it is not a top place to visit, the mountains of Tajikistan are some of the most amazing ones in the world. The main tourist attraction is the road trip on the Pamir Highway, the capital Dushanbe and the mountains, especially the Pamir mountains. The terrains of the mountains are like a paradise to hikers, cyclists and motorcyclists.