Shahrisabz

Shahrisabz, Uzbekistan

Travel Blogs from Shahrisabz

Shahrisabz Travel Blogs (3)
Amir Temur Mausoleum - Day 22, Shahrisabz, Uzbekistan travel blog

Amir Temur Mausoleum - Day 22

A travel blog entry by krisbolt

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Leaving for Bukhara, but stopping at Shahrisba for 2.5 hours. Shahrisba is about 3 hours drive from Samarkand. Driver took a detour to the unsealed road. We came across fields of red poppy flowers. Poppy flowers are so red against the green grass. We ...

Tamerlane

Tamerlane's Birthplace

A travel blog entry by adamandmandana

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... over the mountains from Samarkand.  Never adorned with the mosques or madrassa of its more illustrious city state neighbours, Shahrisabz seems to have been neglected by everyone - even in retrospect its most famous region-conquering son. ---------- ...

Mowing down a town, Shahrisabz, Uzbekistan travel blog

Mowing down a town

A travel blog entry by triptalk

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This place is the birthplace of Temur, the legendary ancient leader. He isbasically all over the country, but it is all about him here. An old small town with some impressive unrestored ruins that used to be dotted among the mud brick homes. Now the govt ...