Nur-Sultan

Photos from a whirlwind trip around Kazakhstan in search of adventure and serenity

Photos from a whirlwind trip around Kazakhstan in search of adventure and serenity

Beyond the glitz: what’s making Nur-Sultan’s kids want to leave the Kazakh capital?

Beyond the glitz: what’s making Nur-Sultan’s kids want to leave the Kazakh capital?

This proposed high-concept building in Kazakhstan is designed to double up as a bridge

This proposed high-concept building in Kazakhstan is designed to double up as a bridge

5 minute guide to Nur-Sultan: eat, drink, and party in Kazakhstan’s newly-renamed capital

5 minute guide to Nur-Sultan: eat, drink, and party in Kazakhstan’s newly-renamed capital

Nuts to this: Almaty’s squirrel statue controversy gets to the heart of Kazakhstan’s culture crisis

Nuts to this: Almaty’s squirrel statue controversy gets to the heart of Kazakhstan’s culture crisis

Letter from Astana: searching for tradition in Kazakhstan’s postmodern capital

Letter from Astana: searching for tradition in Kazakhstan’s postmodern capital

A tale of two cities: Ryan Koopmans photographs the old and new capitals of Kazakhstan

A tale of two cities: Ryan Koopmans photographs the old and new capitals of Kazakhstan

Six Czech men arrested in Astana for posing in skimpy Borat outifts

Six Czech men arrested in Astana for posing in skimpy Borat outifts

Darth Vader uses lightsaber to conduct Imperial March in Kazakhstan

Darth Vader uses lightsaber to conduct Imperial March in Kazakhstan

Opera star Plácido Domingo does a Nicolas Cage in Kazakhstan

Opera star Plácido Domingo does a Nicolas Cage in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan announces full switch from Cyrillic to Latin by 2025

Kazakhstan announces full switch from Cyrillic to Latin by 2025

Summer escapes: beat the urban crowds at these New East oases

Summer escapes: beat the urban crowds at these New East oases

Meet the Kazakh woman using presidential portraits to avoid eviction

Meet the Kazakh woman using presidential portraits to avoid eviction

Pokémon GO meets environmental awareness in Kazakhstan

Pokémon GO meets environmental awareness in Kazakhstan

Choreography academy launches in Astana — the first of its kind in Central Asia

Choreography academy launches in Astana — the first of its kind in Central Asia

Digital art takes centre stage at Astana Art Fest

Digital art takes centre stage at Astana Art Fest