Today I walked to the Central Post Office and back - 30 minutes one way along Sovietskaya, the main north-south road through Bishkek. It was burning hot, but a gorgeous day. Of course, I took some photos... and here they are:
Many waterless fountain fish, gasping for air
Starting last month, the previously bone-dry ditches along every road in the city began to flow with water of dubious quality.
Meanwhile, this is NOT fabulous:
And the logo here just screams "pyramid scam" to me.