When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan is best when seasons change. There is nothing more beautiful than winter yielding to spring, when the sun shines brighter and air fills with the smells of the awakening ground. Check out Konstantin Kikvidze’s photographs of the Karaganda and Vostochnyy Kazakhstan regions taken at this very moment.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

On the way to Ust-Kamenogorsk.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Lakes in the area of Sibiny.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Mount Belukha and Lake Yazevoye.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Local people believe this place to be sacred and sometimes come here to make a wish.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Siberian pines.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

The Katun River.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Mount Belukha’s summit hides behind the clouds most of the time and those who see it are very lucky.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

A local village.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

The Altai Mountains vanish from view as unexpectedly as they appear here in Kazakhstan.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Those areas belong to China.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Approaching Lake Zaysan, a freshwater lake that has existed since the late Cretaceous Period which means Zaysan must be older than 65 million years, and is the oldest lake on the planet, nearly three times older than Baikal.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

Karaganda’s steppe.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

These rock tombs date back to the 13th or 14th centuries.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

A black grouse.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

It is either Europe or Canada that have colors this rich to offer.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

This place with its craters looks like the Moon’s surface.

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan

In this photo you see an aspen grove as reflected in the river.

Location: Kazakhstan

via voxpopuli.kz

9 thoughts on “When Spring Comes To Kazakhstan”

  1. I want some of them my wallpaper. Is high resolution available? I found larger ones at voxpopuli.kz, but the size was not enough for wallpaper.

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  2. I drove from Fairbanks, Alaska to Baltimore, Maryland and what I saw in both Alaska and Maryland look a lot like the pictures with the greenery. This is the best set of pictures I’ve seen on this site. Great!!

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