Ashgabat - Post Report Question and Answers

Is this a "shopping post"? Are there interesting handicrafts, artwork, antiques, or other items that people typically buy there?

You have to buy some artwork and at least a few Turkmen rugs. - Dec 2020


You can purchase hand woven rugs here and embroidery pieces. - Mar 2019


It is a shopping post. I have bought oil paintings and rugs. I hope to later buy jewelry and woven goods for gifts. - Jun 2018


Carpets and traditional clothing. - Feb 2016


Carpets, dolls of figures in traditional Turkmen dress as well as of camels. Soviet-era trinkets. Hats. - Jul 2014


carpets, carpets, and carpets. - Oct 2012


Carpets. The carpets are really great. - Mar 2012


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