Tag: UZ – Itchan Kala

Ancient and unique Uzbekistan: Horezm; Nadezhda Dukhovny; Times of Israel

Photo credit: Department of Tourism Development of the Horezm Region

From the blog of Nadezhda Dukhovny at The Times of Israel…

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UNESCO offers modern methods for assessing the state of historic structures; Unesco


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UNESCO heritage site in Uzbekistan to see more Chinese tourism and cooperation; Xu Liuliu; Global Times

You can never truly understand how beautiful and glorious Khiva is until you find yourself standing inside the ancient city itself. No words can match its beauty and the ancient wisdom on display in the buildings and planning of this city in central Asia’s Uzbekistan. With a seven-day visa-free policy for Chinese travelers coming in 2020, this UNESCO World Heritage site along the ancient Silk Road is expecting to see an increase in both tourists from China and archeology cooperation with the country.

Source: UNESCO heritage site in Uzbekistan to see more Chinese tourism and cooperation

From 0 to 4,665 Meters: Traveling Across the Silk Road and Pamir Highway; Bjoern Eldracher; Expedition Portal

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Bjoern left Germany some weeks ago, travelled through Eastern Europe to Russia, visited historical places, enjoyed the overwhelming hospitality of the Russians, and followed the vast open landscapes of Kazakhstan round the northern shore of the Caspian Sea.

Source: From 0 to 4,665 Meters: Traveling Across the Silk Road and Pamir Highway

Khiva and Avila to become sister cities; UZA

Uzbekistan – Itchan Kala

A delegation of Uzbekistan visited the historic city of Avila in Spain, the State Committee for Development of Tourism of Uzbekistan said.

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Silk Road/Central Asia aka The Stans; Kathy & Bernie Dougherty; Travel Blog

Uzbekistan – Itchan Kala

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Khiva: A UNESCO World Heritage Site; IslamiCity

Uzbekistan – Itchan Kala

Khiva (Uzbek: Xiva, Хива; Russian: Хива) is a town in the western province of Khorezm in the Republic of Uzbekistan. Along with Samarkand and Bukhara, Khiva is an important and often overlooked historical site on what was once the Great Silk Road.  It’s difficult to imagine what exactly ancient Khiva was like, considering the historical areas were restored to a scrubbed and squeaky-clean look by the Soviets in the 1970s.

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Uzbekistan reveals tourism potential; Korea Times

Photo: Uzbek Embassy

Uzbekistan reveals tourism potential…

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