When you are passing the city of Talas you must not forget to visit the Manas museum
In fact Manas was a kind of Hero of the heroes. The myth says that he was very strong and powerful.
In the museum you can see about his life, the way of living, the battles, the weapons.
You can also see the Manas mausoleum.
Well nowadays a personality like Manas is very important for the Kyrgyz people. Now that the Russians are gone, they really need a person they can look up to, someone they can be proud of. This kind of gives them strenghth.