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Central Asia Travel: A Beginner's Guide

What to see and how to plan a trip to explore Central Asia and the Silk Road through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan.

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Central Asia Travel: A Beginner's Guide

How to plan a trip to Central Asia to explore the Silk Road and countries such as Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan.

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9 reasons to visit Kyrgyzstan and photos to prove it

9 reasons to visit the Central Asia country of Kyrgyzstan - and the photos to prove it!

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Travel Central Asia: 15 Tips

Travel Central Asia: 15 Tips http://solotravelerblog.com/travel-central-asia-15-tips/

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Northern Gobi Desert, Mongolia Mongolia Mongolia is a landlocked country in East and Central Asia. It is bordered by Russia to the north and China to the south, east and west. Ulan Bator, the capital and also the largest city, is home to about 45% of the population. Wikipedia

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Samarkand is truly a jewel of the ancient and modern Silk Road. There is the exquisite jade mausoleum of Gur-i-Emir, the resting place of Tamerlane. Perhaps the greatest treasure is Registan Square, Tamerlane's outstanding creation, a vast complex of domes and minarets, mosques and medrassas. There is the equally beautiful necropolis of Shah-i-Zinda and the old observatory of Uleg Beg, the greatest Muslim astronomer. posted by www.futons-direct.co.uk

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