Samarkand

Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Hotels in Samarkand

Samarkand Accommodations (16)
President Hotel Samarkand

President Hotel Samarkand

3.00 88 reviews

53 Shokhrukh Street, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Orient Star Hotel Samarkand

Orient Star Hotel Samarkand

2.50 27 reviews

Registanskaya Str. 2, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Hotel Kamila Samarkand

Hotel Kamila Samarkand

4.00 33 reviews

Artema Street, 26, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Hotel Zarina Samarkand

Hotel Zarina Samarkand

3.00 40 reviews

4, Umarova Str., Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Travel Blogs from Samarkand

Samarkand Travel Blogs (212)
Oct 25, 2011, Samarkand, Uzbekistan travel blog

Oct 25, 2011

A travel blog entry by zullyzazaza

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Samarkand!, Samarkand, Uzbekistan travel blog

Samarkand!

A travel blog entry by zullyzazaza

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... shashlik, and the felling of being completely lost in translation, i had finally arrived at the city that inspired the trip to Uzbekistan.  The first night there was filled with more rain, but the warm desert heat made it perfect for walking ...

Uzbek Story: It

Uzbek Story: It's Like That, Life

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... few years corruption has become much worse," he lamented. But despite the mafia, corruption, and the militsia, "the people in Uzbekistan are beautiful," he added. "You understand me what I am saying, Lloyd." He told me about himself, his life in ...

The Silk Road: Unpeeling the Layers of History, Samarkand, Uzbekistan travel blog

The Silk Road: Unpeeling the Layers of History

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... to the monuments of Tamerlane.  So let's dig in to the layers--this is what I unearthed while walking around Samarkand's sites. Stone Age artefacts are the clues to the puzzle of the first layer.  Genetic studies are perhaps ...

Attractions in Samarkand

Samarkand Attractions (14)
Bibi Khanym Mosque

Bibi Khanym Mosque

4.50

City Center, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Built between 1399 and 1404, this was one of the Islamic world's biggest mosques which crumbled for centuries before collapsing in an 1897 earthquake.

Registan

Registan

4.50

Samarkand, Uzbekistan

The centerpiece of the city is one of the most important monuments of Islamic arts.

Ulugh Beg Observatory

Ulugh Beg Observatory

4.00

Samarkand, Uzbekistan

A small museum of astronomy stands on the remains of the observatory of Ulugh-Beg, Timurid ruler and astronomer.

Chupan Ata Shrine

Chupan Ata Shrine

5.00

Samarkand, Uzbekistan