How do Kirghize villages look like ? Some snapshots

The Kyrgyz are outnumbered almost two to one by their livestock and about two-thirds of the population lives in rural areas. The above video gives a good idea on the villages set along the main roads.

And here are pictures shot in small towns.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 17.58.34At the bazar.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 17.58.47Two women shopping at the bazar.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 17.59.30A “real” shop, called “Magazine”.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 17.59.08A shop looking like a kiosk, as it is in Russia.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 18.00.43A street stall, where women usually sell fruits and vegetables.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 18.00.02The mosque. Every single village has one, many of them are founded by Saudi Arabia.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 18.00.12 Men and boys watching a football game on Friday.

Capture d’écran 2014-05-10 à 18.00.21

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