Attractions of Samarkand

I would call Samarkand one of the most beautiful cities I have ever visited. Many come here to enjoy the views of the amazing vibrant oriental architecture and to see ancient historical landmarks
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The Shah-i-Zinda Ensemble

I decided to conclude my first stroll through the marvelous Samarkand with a visit to the Shah-i-Zinda complex. Locals had told me that it was a very interesting…
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Hazrat Khizr Mosque in Samarkand

The penultimate landmark I visited during my trip to Samarkand last year was the complex of the Hazrat Khizr Mosque. In modern times, the ensemble is known as the…
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Ishratkhana Mausoleum in Samarkand

My next piece on the sights of ancient Samarkand will be dedicated to the Ishratkhana Mausoleum. This building is not on the list of the city's most popular…
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Architectural Ensemble of Registan in Samarkand

Friends, we find ourselves once again in the enchanting city of Samarkand. Its architectural monuments can be rightfully called the main attractions of Uzbekistan…
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Gur-Emir Mausoleum

Let's continue our stroll through the fascinating places of enchanting Samarkand. After getting acquainted with the small Catholic Church of St. John the Baptist,…
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Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church

The Samarkand Church of St. John the Baptist can be considered one of the most unexpected landmarks of the ancient city. The vast majority of tourists come here to…
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Samarkand: Overview Walk around the City

Hi! I decided to start this year with a story about a stroll through one of the most beautiful cities I have ever visited. It's the famous Samarkand. Surely, my…

Landmarks on the map