Archive for the ‘Central Asia’ Category

Samarqand, Bukhara & Khiva

January 23, 2006

you will love his travels and records. Here is Samarqand:

and now Bukhara.  This guy has a wealth of information and wonderful pictures of a lot of places.

See the Uzbekistan Embassy gallery of photos:

below is an image of Registan (3 madrassas). The photographer is:

Author Steve Evans (babasteve) from India and USA

Man at Registan - Samarkand - 15-10-2005.jpg

Minaret in Samarkand.jpg

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Registan sunset.jpg

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and now from the Uzbekistan Embassy site:

Shahe Zinda Tombs (Bukhara):