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July 2019

The Road

Abakan – the Khakassian city full of parks, statues and a unique urban architecture

Recently we wrote a post how on our road couchsurfing enabled many memorable meetings with local people. In Abakan (the capital city of the Republic of Khakassia) it worked again amazingly when lovely Juliet responded to our request and offered to host us. 3 nights changed to 6 and one visit became two when we returned to the city after our hiking trip in Ergaki Mountains. First time in our travel we were in one spot for more a than few days and it allowed us to rest and just walk around from place to place. It was easy to fall in love with the lush streets of Abakan as it had lots of parks and buildings with unique details and quickly we started to know the city like our own pockets.

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