Samarkand Hotel

Address: University St, 1, Samarkand, 703026, Uzbekistan | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on University St, 1, Samarkand, is near Bibi Khanym Mosque and Sher Dor Madrasah.
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Travel Blogs from Samarkand

Carrefour majeur sur la route de la soie

A travel blog entry by oliverebekka on Sep 26, 2014

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... we get a feeling of the grandiosity of the buildings. The modern city has been layed out in a way that it's easy for tourists to visit the different mausoleums. All interconnected by a very clean and peacefull walkway. Maybe a bit too clean and artificial. You have to imagine hard the bustle of the ancient city and bazaar because now it has more ...

Samarkand, In the footsteps of Timur

A travel blog entry by redheadpeter on Sep 22, 2014

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... invited me to dinner with his family. His father, an architect, who had temporarily discharged himself from hospital, his sisters and brother - one sister had lived in Baltimore for 6 years so spoke fluent English and her 6 year old daughter who had been born in the States and obviously wanted to be back there!

That's it, the highlight of the trip so far. They say Bokhara is also beautiful and is the religious capital of Central Asia - so more delights to come!
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Dazzling Samarkand

A travel blog entry by michellendave on Sep 22, 2014

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... The name Rēgistan (ریگست 575;ن) means "Sandy place" or "desert" in Persian. The Registan was a public square, where people gathered to hear royal proclamations, heralded by blasts on enormous copper pipes called dzharchis - and a place of public executions. It is framed by three madrasahs (Islamic schools) of distinctive Islamic architecture;
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Yes We Samarcand!

A travel blog entry by turas on Sep 14, 2014

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... no doubt highly embellished) tale of the architect and the lady.
A unique place was to follow- Shah-i-Zinda (The Living King). This necropolis dates back nearly a millennium; the complex developed over several centuries, but the majority of mausolea hold the bones of Tamerlane's kith and kin. Its central mosque is situated over the purported resting place of a companion and cousin of the Prophet's, Kusam ibn Abbas. Legend tells us that ...

The Golden Road to Samarkand

A travel blog entry by yakking_mad on Aug 05, 2014

... been warm we expected this to be the same, judging by Dom's spluttered reaction it was not! Having only time to take a quick breath the bucket of cold water was dumped over my head, after the heat of the room and the ginger it was incredibly refreshing and the hot/cold/hot/cold combination as a second bucket was emptied left me feeling as though I was light enough to start floating away. We were led back along the tunnels to a cooler room, given towels to dry off and told to lie ...