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'''Makhachkala''' ([[Russian phrasebook|Russian]]: Махачкала́ ''muh-khuhch-kuh-LAH'') is the capital city of [[Dagestan]] and the largest city in the [[North Caucasus]].
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{{warningbox|  Travel to Makhachkala is '''extremely dangerous''' and strongly discouraged. The presence of rebels and widespread criminality is highly active in the city, sharing a similar crime rate to [[Grozny]] and [[Magas]].}}
  
[[Image:http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Dagestan_market.jpg]]
 
  
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'''Makhachkala''' ([[Russian phrasebook|Russian]]: Махачкала́ ''muh-khuhch-kuh-LAH'') is the capital city of [[Dagestan]] and the largest city in the [[North Caucasus]].
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[[Image:Dagestan market.jpg|thumb|right|250px|Overview of Makhachkala]]
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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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A daily train service from [[Moscow]] is avalible, taking two nights. Long-distance connections with [[Kiev]], [[Novosibirsk]] and [[Saint Petersburg]] among others are 1-2 times each week. All trains heading to and from [[Baku]] also calls here.
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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Anzhi Makhachkala, the local football club.
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
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Uytash Airport between Makhachkala and [[Kaspijsk]].
  
 
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Revision as of 00:01, 20 October 2012

Travel Warning WARNING: Travel to Makhachkala is extremely dangerous and strongly discouraged. The presence of rebels and widespread criminality is highly active in the city, sharing a similar crime rate to Grozny and Magas.


Makhachkala (Russian: Махачкала́ muh-khuhch-kuh-LAH) is the capital city of Dagestan and the largest city in the North Caucasus.

Overview of Makhachkala

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Get in

A daily train service from Moscow is avalible, taking two nights. Long-distance connections with Kiev, Novosibirsk and Saint Petersburg among others are 1-2 times each week. All trains heading to and from Baku also calls here.

Get around

See

Anzhi Makhachkala, the local football club.

Do

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

Get out

Uytash Airport between Makhachkala and Kaspijsk.

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