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    Baiterek tower
    City, Sights

    Baiterek (Kazakh: Байтерек, Baiterek, “tall poplar [tree]”), is a monument and observation tower in Astana, Kazakhstan. A tourist attraction popular with foreign visitors and native Kazakhs alike, it is emblematic of the city, which became capital of the country in 1997. The shape of Bayterek represents a poplar tree holding a golden egg. These come […]

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    Astana Opera
    City, Entertainment, Sights

    «Аsтаnа Оpеrа» – the pride of Каzаkhsтаn The State Theatre of Opera and Ballet «Astana Opera» was founded in 2013 on the initiative of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. At the opening of the theatre the President said: «A country that is building factories and roads, creates a solid footing for years to […]

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    Palace of Peace and Reconciliation
    City, Sights

    The building is conceived as a global center for religious understanding, the renunciation of violence and the promotion of faith and human equality. The Palace hosted II Congress of World and Traditional religions in 2006 and Ministerial Conference “Common World: Progress through Diversity” in 2008. The Pyramid of Peace expresses the spirit of Kazakhstan, where […]

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    Astana Arena
    City, Entertainment

    Astana Arena – stadium in Astana, capital of Kazakhstan with a capacity of 30,000 spectators. The stadium was opened on 3 July 2009, the first ever match in the stadium that day met Lokomotiv (Astana club, established at the beginning of that year at the two clubs in Almaty) and the youth team of Kazakhstan. […]

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    Republican Diagnostic Center
    City, Medicine

    “Republican Diagnostic Center” JSC is a versatile medical center. Our main principle — professionalism of the employees, the best medical equipment, an individual approach and excellent conditions for rendering the out-patient help to patients. The latest hi-tech equipment, skilled doctors and constant attention to patients allows high-quality medical care at all stages of work: from diagnostics […]

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    Khan Shatyr entertainment center
    City, Currency exchange, Dining, Entertainment, Shopping, Sights

    Khan Shatyr Shopping and Entertainment Center is a new symbol of the capital of Kazakhstan, the first and the Only Lifestyle center in Astana that features world class shopping and entertainment under the same roof. Designed by famous British Architect, Lord Norman Foster, Khan Shatyr is the biggest tent in the world and also is […]

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    Palace of Independence
    City, Sights

    The Palace of Independence is a relatively new building just opposite the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation. Opened in 2008, it was the idea of the President and its modern style is another example of the contemporary and sometimes futuristic aesthetic of architecture in Astana. It has a whole array of functions, with many political […]

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    Hazret Sultan Mosque
    City, Sights

    July 6, 2012 in a festive atmosphere of Astana Day, and that was very symbolic on Friday, Hazret Sultan Mosque opened its doors to worshipers. The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev was the first one who entered the Mosque. Located in the administrative center of the city, Hazret Sultan Mosque is designed […]