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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... resulted). Most of those pools have now been filled in but other than that the ancient centre of the town is much the same shape it has been for centuries with its mix of mosques, medressas, mausoleums, covered markets etc. Not as many as there were and a stroll round the back streets soon uncovers the moulderng remains of quite a few mosques and medressas. But the Russians made few changes to the old centre - with the exception of ...
... while we first hopped on marshrutka 268 to the train station where we purchased tickets for our trip to Tashkent for our appointment at the Indian Embassy for our visa application.
All went fast at ticket office, people here are always very helpful. The guy at ticket office even called an English speaker to make sure we understood to be at the station at 8:00AM.
Dave and I spent the ...
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*Within old Khiva 14 minarets remain, all uniquely different. The turquoise hues are exquisite. It's one of SG's favourite colours and she is reminded why. The oldest minaret belongs to the Juma mosque - also worth a visit to see the 218 wooden carved columns that support its roof. Some date from the original 10C ...
Breakfast preparations begin outside our rooms at an unearthly hour, so no risk of sleeping in. The tables are beautifully set on the courtyard terrace - cherries, apricots and cheeses are attractive, but it is a shame that Nescafe has to take pride of place. Our coffee bags (deepest thanks for the warning, Steve) provoke the usual degree of curiosity from the waiters but we have become quite brazen about searching for boiling water - kettles are a rarity here. ...