Streets of Astana
Astana is a vibrant, dynamic and modern city. This is the capital of Kazakhstan, which is known for its original architectural designs. Many streets of Astana are covered with new buildings, reflecting the ambition of the young capital. Famous objects are located in the center: the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, Baiterek, an ethno-memorial complex, etc. In terms of the pace of construction, Astana is the leader among other settlements of the country. This city accounts for one fifth of the real estate commissioned.
The central part of the capital
The main streets are home to entertainment centers, restaurants, boutiques, cinemas and cafes. In recent years, more than 700 streets of Astana have been renamed. The main city of Kazakhstan has a wide selection of shops, theaters, museums. New streets, houses, squares, fountains and decorative sculptures appear in the city..
The symbol of Astana is the majestic Baiterek monument, symbolizing the foundations of the universe. Nurzhol Boulevard is located in the heart of the capital. There you can see the residential complex «Northern Lights».
Many metropolitan projects are created for their unusual details. For example, the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation has the shape of a pyramid. Inside there are greenhouses, galleries and concert halls. The original building is the circus building located on the banks of the Ishim. It looks like a flying saucer with a huge circus inside..
On the banks of the Esil River, there is a new administrative center of the city, covering an area of over 430 hectares. It is formed by three architectural objects: the area around the Bayterek monument, the Main Administrative Square and the Round Square. Nurzhol boulevard stretches between them, which is a pedestrian one. The boulevard is decorated with a three-level bridge. The third level is fully adapted to the needs of pedestrians. It is decorated with sculptures, fountains and trees.
There are also religious sights in Astana, of which the main Nur-Astana mosque and the Beit Rachel - Habbad Lubavich synagogue deserve special attention. The Transport Tower complex stands out from the skyscrapers.
In Astana, very tall buildings are concentrated in one district. The wide streets of the capital create a comfortable environment for motorists. The road surface is of high quality. Walking along Nurzhol boulevard, you can walk to the famous shopping and entertainment center Khan-Shatyr. This project combines the best city entertainment and shopping. This center has an equipped tropical sand beach.
Nurzhol Boulevard (Water-Green) is considered a wonderful recreation area in the central area of the capital. Singing fountains, colorful sidewalks, beautiful galleries are located here..