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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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from Business Insider

These Are The Most Religious Places In The World — And What They're Practicing

Most religious places in the world and what they're practicing--Middle East and Central Asia

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from TIME.com

These Maps Show Every Country’s Most Valuable Exports

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Scythians were nomadic herders of the steppes north of the Black Sea. Their origin, just like their mother tongue, is essentially unknown. They were among the first nomads riding domesticated horses, which gave them tremendous mobility and power. From the seventh century B. C. they dominated the Eastern part of Europe by conquering most other nomads and agricultural tribes.

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Home For Travelers: The First Place in Central Asia Where Travelers Stay For Free

“Home for Travelers” is a place where travelers can stay and rest for free, immerse themselves into local Kyrgyzstan life, and learn more about the local culture and people.

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Taklimakan Desert in Xinjiang The Taklamakan Desert, also known as Taklimakan, is a desert in Central Asia, in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. As one of the largest sand deserts in the world, the Taklimakan Desert covers an area of 330,000 square kilometers.It is bounded by the Kunlun Mountains to the south, and the Pamir Mountains and Tian Shan (ancient Mount Imeon) to the west and north. It is crossed at its northern and at its southern edge by two branches of the Silk…

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from Mapping Megan

Home For Travelers: The First Place in Central Asia Where Travelers Stay For Free

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from The Travel Gear Reviews

100 Vintage Travel Posters That Inspire to Travel The World

Vintage Travel Poster - Soviet - 3 republics: Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan & Aajikistan - Central Asia.

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The Kushan Empire at the time of Kanishka I (ca. 127–150 CE) and the most important international trade routes.

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