"Samarkand, once the capital of..." Uzbekistan Things to Do Tip by lotharlerch

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  Registan square
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Samarkand, once the capital of one of the biggest enmpires in history, with fascinating buildings around the Registan square, Bibi Khanum mosque. Necropolis Shah-ir-Zinde, excavations of Afrosiob, the town before Tamerlan came, Ulug Beg observatory.
See also my Samarkand page!

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  • Updated May 17, 2005
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