Hotel Khorezm Palace
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After almost 2 weeks of visiting the nonetheless impressive and beautiful buildings in the 3 Silk Road cities, a day trip into the desert was a welome change. The Kizilkum desert in the northern part of Uzbekistan is were these ancient castles emerged between the 7the century BC and the 12th century BC. Some of them were merely ruins, but we did manage to climb on high remaints of mudbrick walls. A very nice day out. We loved it! ...
... new cookie cutter developments line the main road into town but Khiva itself is not much different from many towns in Uzbekistan, dusty lanes lead off the paved artery through town in to maze of back streets where mud brick houses and courtyards with few fruit trees and animal pins is the norm. After 30 minutes we approached the tall city walls around Ichon Qala and the Ferris wheel.
... to get to the highlight of the town which is a museum which has the largest collection of Soviet art in the world. We had an hour before closing time to run around and see it all. We were planning on finding a hotel in Nukus to stay in before we found out rooms were about US$50 which was well above our $10 budget. Our taxi driver ended up suggesting a yurt camp in the desert we could stay in and combine it with an extra tour to three fortresses ...
... bon bon". I had read that this meant that they wanted pens, not sweets. As I had neither, unfortunately I could not find out whether what I had read was true. We also got to help a 10 year old practice her English, she knew the standard questions: name? Age? how are we? And we when we exhausted these, she said good bye and our interview was over! Tomorrow we have a long drive to Bukhara, but thankfully to another hotel. ...
... until she agreed, but with one stipulation--that he build the highest minaret in the world. When he was finished, he came to her to claim her but she gave him one more stipulation--he must jump from the window of the minaret. He did, and so she was through with him.
I found Khiva fascinating and so did Channing and Lili. When it was time to depart to New Sarai, we were all a little forlorn to leave the beautiful city. As we made our ...