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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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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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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. http://caravanistan.com/places/magic-of-bukhara/

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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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TURKMENISTAN - Ancient Merv - The oldest and best preserved of the oasis cities along the Silk Route in Central Asia. Dates to 600 BCE - 1400 CE.

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Samarra Archaeological City is the site of a powerful Islamic capital city that ruled over the provinces of the Abbasid Empire extending from Tunisia to Central Asia for a century.

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