Julie Dilworth

Julie Dilworth

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Kyz Kala, a 7th-century CE fortress outside of the city of Merv (in modern day Turkmenistan).

The Great Kyz Kala.The vast ruins of the ancient city of Merv, Turkmenistan The ruins contain a succession of ancient cities developed over a period of years. The buildings were elite rural residences, and probably dale from the or centuries.

The Registran, Samarkand, Uzbekistan. It changes what you think about culture.

The Registran, Samarkand, Uzbekistan. It changes what you think about culture.

Bukhara is a city on the historic Silk Road, situated between Samarkand and Khiva, the 2 other gems of Uzbekistan. Bukhara is central Asia’s holiest city and was once home to more than 300 mosques and 100 medressas. In the 9th and 10th centuries, it was the region’s religious and cultural heart, hosting the famed philosopher-scientist Avicenna as well as the Persian poets Firdausi and Rudaki. UZBEKISTAN

Bukhara is a city on the historic Silk Road, situated between Samarkand and Khiva, the 2 other gems of Uzbekistan. Bukhara is central Asia’s holiest city and was once home to more than 300 mosques and 100 medressas.