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Uzbekistan: How is the mysterious country enticing Western visitors?; Tina Walsh; Euronews

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Once a major trading route on the Silk Road, an outward-looking Uzbekistan is celebrating 30 years of independence from the USSR.

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What Makes Uzbekistan An Unsung Hero Amongst Travellers To Asia; Shreshtha Goswami; ED Times

Uzbekistan, a country that boasts of its serene, ethereal and ancient beauty, is an undiscovered gem of Asia that awaits travellers from all across the world to come and serve their vagabond soul a sense of satisfaction. A former Soviet Republic, Uzbekistan is now an independent nation with Tashkent as the largest and capital city of it.

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A Unique story of Samarkand; Soma Chakravertty; National Herald India

Registan means a sandy place, a desert in Persian language. But Registan of Samarkand is a different story. In the ancient city of Samarkand, ruled by the Timurid dynasty it was the heart of the city.

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It’s simpler to visit Uzbekistan with a new visa-free scheme; Megan Eaves; Lonely Planet

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The Perfect Itinerary for Uzbekistan – Tracing the Ancient Silk Road; Bino; I Wander

Best itinerary for Uzbekistan, travel guide to Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Tashkent and Uzbekistan attractions…

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I Got Held at the Border of Uzbekistan for Days; Sophie Segal; Conde Nast Traveler

Uzbekistan – Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures

A fearless and seasoned traveler learns the hard way that her medication is illegal in Uzbekistan.

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Postcards from Uzbekistan: the Tilla-Kori Madrassah; Seamus Kearney; Euronews

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Once a place of Islamic learning, this magestic madrassah in Samarkand dates back to the 1600s…

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Samarkand, a window on an ancient empire; Seamus Kearney; Euronews

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