Orient Star Hotel

Address: Registanskaya Str. 2, Samarkand, 140100, Uzbekistan | 3 star hotel
 
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This 3 star hotel, located on Registanskaya Str. 2, Samarkand, is near Bibi Khanym Mosque and Sher Dor Madrasah.
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    Travel Blogs from Samarkand

    ODD AND ENDS

    A travel blog entry by mkennedy15 on May 18, 2015

    2 comments, 2 photos

    ... for pictures. Yes, they came. - We had a great time traveling with our friends, Bob and Kathy Lindsten. We get along well together while always giving each other space. Bob and I groan a lot about the girl's shopping, but it is all in good fun (sort of). - This was probably the best trip we have ever taken, although the competition is close. It is impossible to explain in words the people and sights that we saw. Seeing various cultures and religions was ...

    UZBEKISTAN

    A travel blog entry by mkennedy15 on May 16, 2015

    2 comments, 4 photos

    ... and Mosques built starting in the 7th century and completed by Timur in the 14th century, and the Bibi Khanum mosque. It's sort of, you see one mosque, you've seen them all. They are very impressive structures - one rising twenty-six stories. All beautifully adorned with gold, jewels, and colored tiles. All have impressive domes. Timur did insure that schools were held within his mosques and he was the first ruler to allow girls to get educated. All of the buildings have ...

    A Few Decades too Late

    A travel blog entry by fishtails04 on Apr 13, 2015

    2 comments, 22 photos

    ... last attempt to tune into the past was an early morning visit to Bibi Khanym mosque, whose marble was dragged in from Persia and the Caucasus by 95 elephants, and whose domes reached 160 feet. Constructed too hastily, by terrified builders eager to appease their impatient ruler, it began to crack even during Tamerlane's lifetime, and by the 19th century it was used merely as a cotton warehouse and tsarist ...

    Dazzling Samarkand

    A travel blog entry by michellendave on Sep 22, 2014

    111 photos

    ... Visa pages had left him in a foul mood.

    A lovely Young Belgian couple arrived at our guesthouse, Hannah and Rick. They live in Antwerp and know the area where Cissy lives very well. She studied to be midwife but is now studying psychology. And Rick just got his MBA and is working as a consultant at a major accounting firm. They have three weeks here in Uzbekistan.

    We planned ...

    Yes We Samarcand!

    A travel blog entry by turas on Sep 14, 2014

    46 photos

    ... the unguent of edible vittles; partial success was achieved. The cuisine was fine fettle- I reignited my lifelong affair with poultry- but our attempts to order several items was met with the information that said item was out of stock. Loth I am to wag a finger at the land of the Uzbeks, but as you will read, this was a growing trend...
    Mon 15th: On the rooftop of the Furkat, there is a little-used bar; our extensive breakfast was ...