Hotel Legende

Address: Rue Mirzo Oulougbek 48/62, Samarkand, 703054, Uzbekistan | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Rue Mirzo Oulougbek 48/62, Samarkand, is near Bibi Khanym Mosque and Sher Dor Madrasah.
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    Travel Blogs from Samarkand

    The Golden Road to Samarkand

    A travel blog entry by yakking_mad on Aug 05, 2014

    ... thousand miles to go!) The Uzbek government keeps the currency, the menat, artificially high which results in needing a shopping bag full of notes just to pay for a meal in a street side restaurant. The black market currency gives a better return on the dollar so we used this. Additionally petrol is scarce in the country resulting in the need to find somebody 'in the know' as to where we could locate some. We were lucky in that we found an official fuel station which aided by a note ...

    Samarkand and Amir Timur

    A travel blog entry by ldhensel on Aug 05, 2014

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    ... are mostly shades of blue since that color invokes a mood of meditation and serenity. Over the years the methods of producing these designs evolved. The earliest ones of the 10th and 11th century were made of terra cotta which were carved into designs while wet. Once dry, the artisans applied color and baked the tiles 3 times, each time at a higher temperature. During the 12th and 13th century majorica was developed. Heavy slab tiles were painted ...

    Astronomy, plov and farewells

    A travel blog entry by argyllbookworm on Jun 05, 2014

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    ... of star tables as accurate as Tycho Brahe's nearly 200 years later. His data were still being used in the 1840s. We look round the fascinating museum housed in the usual madrassah building with mosaic portal, and view a preserved section of his quadrant, a lovely piece of engineering.

    Taking pride of place by the entrance is a quotation from the current President, Islam Karimov, in the style of the best Victorian moralists - we have already seen his ...

    Samarkand sights

    A travel blog entry by argyllbookworm on Jun 04, 2014

    14 photos

    ... obviously find very attractive. Lots of tempting looking sweet wares are also on display but we have seen the pigeons strolling across the halva so we resist. Stands of bread set our tummies rumbling but we are heading out later for a group dinner so have to resist these too.

    For the final dinner of the tour we draw up in front of what appears to be a derelict house, windows and doors removed and covered in scaffolding. Someone remarks that ...

    The Modern Silk Road

    A travel blog entry by ahartry on May 28, 2014

    45 photos

    ... caravansaries, so she was a good guide. Lunch was at a roadside restaurant, in a large courtyard. The food was excellent, but the loos stank.

    Upon arriving Samarkand, we went to the hotel to check in, then we went to the silk rug shop. The girls were just getting off for the day, and they were doing their make-up rather than knotting rugs. Our guide, who was very funny, showed us how they make knots in eight steps. We ...