Travel in Uzbekistan

1 Hello, dear YaPovtsy.
Has matured to the next photo report on our trip (who are interested - the previous one, in Armenia, there

Due to the fact that the principal inventor, massovik we - my wife, our choice is very unusual.

So, a little trip to Uzbekistan.
64 photos 2 3.01.14
We arrived late at night to Tashkent. We planned to walk around the city in the evening and night train to go to Bukhara.
When they reached the railway station, we were surprised by the fact that without a ticket in the station building is not allowed (in the morning had to wait in the building of the ticket office)
By morning, we realized that a day without sleep walking is not enough, and we relili fly to Bukhara in the afternoon by plane, catch up on sleep in the hotel and the next day to devote himself to the Old Town.






3 Here is the new domestic airport




4 In this wonderful airplane we were flying to Bukhara.
An hour of fear and we have in place ...)




5 Patio hotel




6 Evening Bukhara (the old city)




7 Evening Bukhara (old town) is seen trading dome Toki Sarrofon



8 4.01.14
Divan-Begi Madrasah, located in the complex Labi Hauz



9 Inside Divan-Begi



10 Restaurant next to the House Divan-Begi (House - an artificial body of water - something like our pit)



11 Khanaka Sofa Run, part of the complex Labi Hauz



12 Medressa - is a single complex with madrassas Abdulazis Khan



13 Abdulazis Khan Madrassah



14 Abdulazis Khan Madrassah



15 Miri-Arab - the only active men's madrassah in Bukhara



Since 16 madrassas actions unauthorized entry is prohibited. You can only look to the courtyard through the lattice



17 Mosque and Kalyan Minaret. The largest mosque after Bibi Khanum in Samarkand. Holds up to 12,000 people



18 In the courtyard of the mosque Kalyan



19 In the courtyard of the mosque Kalyan



20 Oriental bazaar. They came when all traders dispersed. You can buy yourself a carpet)



21 Ark Fortress, Bukhara khans abode. During the Civil War it was nearly destroyed. Now restored



22 Wall of fortress



23 That tacos kote met us at the entrance to the museum fortress



24 View of the old town from the fortress



25 Samanid Mausoleum, considered to be one and the architectural masterpieces of Central Asia.



26 The narrow streets of the Old Town



27 One of the plastic windows, which are sometimes found in the Old Town (about the size of 10 * 15 cm - for what is small - is unclear)



28 These are the ancient walls around us in the Old Town



29 5.01.14
The guest of the palace of the Emir of Bukhara in Kagan
In Kagan we went to the railway station to buy a ticket Samarkand



30 Madrasah Niyazkul Khalifa, also known as Chor-Minor



31 These are the ancient doors found in the Old City. Even if the building is rebuilt, the door trying to leave the former.



32 Monument to Nasreddin Hodja at Labi Hauz



33 Lone lantern



34 6.01.14
On the road from Bukhara to Samarkand.



35 They traveled by train (by the way, is not always possible to get tickets - we bought almost last in business class)



36 Roman Catholic Parish of St.. John the Baptist in Samarkand



37 Dor Madrasah on Registan Square



38 Login Ulugbek
It is simply magical!



39 Courtyard Ulugbek



40 Tillya Kari
Right at the edge of photos 2 local friend with whom we casually crossed another market, when buying nuts.
She gave us a commemorative statue to Registan Square.

Alternatively, if you suddenly read these words - thank you very much !!!



41 Dome in the Tilla-Qar - indescribable picture !!!



42 Mosaic and walls in Tilla-Kar



43 Reflections of a sunset on the walls of the Sher-Dor



Bibi Khanum 44 - the largest mosque in Central Asia. Unfortunately we had not got - it was already closed ((



45 7.01.14
Gur Emir - mausoleum of the Asian conqueror Tamerlane - Tamerlane and his family (Timurid) in Samarkand.



46 Portrait of Tamerlane



47 Inside the mausoleum



48 Inside the mausoleum. In the middle - the tomb of Tamerlane (Decorative gravestone - at the bottom of a tomb in the crypt)
Location gravestones mausoleum repeat exactly the position of the tombs in the crypt



49 View of the Gur-Emir



50 Next, we used the services of a wonderful tour guide Dennis. He took us by car to various attractions and then to the train station.
Very good storyteller.
If someone needs to be the contacts - write in a personal
Ulugbek - willing to do the reconstruction, the observatory took the form of three-story cylindrical construction height of 30, 4 m and a diameter of 46, 40 m, and can accommodate oriented from north to south [1] grand protractor - sextant (or quadrant [2]) radius 40, 21 m, at which the measurements were the height of the stars in the sky as they pass through the celestial meridian



51 Mausoleum of Khoja Doniyor. According to legend, the prophet Khodja Daniyar was an associate of the Arab preacher Kusam ibn Abbas. It is also believed that Khoja Daniyar - a Koranic and Biblical Old Testament prophet Daniel, whose remains, namely his hand, were brought to Samarkand by Timur from Susa



52 Surroundings Mausoleum of Khoja Doniyor.



53 Shahi Zinda - ensemble of mausoleums of Samarkand aristocracy
Also referred to as "street mausoleum┬╗



54 courtyard Shahi Zinda - the place where the sacrifice of sheep



Inside one of the 55 mausoleums



Inside one of the 56 mausoleums



Inside one of the 57 mausoleums
As told us Dennis - the mausoleum built and decorated masters from different countries
That, he said, drawing master from China



58 Inside the mausoleum Kusam ibn-Abbas, who was a cousin of the Prophet



59 Mausoleum



60 View from the Shahi Zinda on Bibi Khanum Mosque



61 Muslim cemetery near Shahi Zinda



62 Mausoleum Kusam ibn Abbas



63 High-speed train Afrosiyob, which we went to Tashkent.
With this train is another story:
We had to leave at 17:00, but due to the fact that the contact network was no electricity, waited an hour to solve the problem.
Finally, at 18:00 on the composition of a high-speed locomotive uncoupled and pulled us ordinary diesel))
Dobuksiroval us to the city of Jizzakh, where we met, who had come to meet in Tashkent, the second voezd Afrasiab



64 For it we have come to Tashkent.
Under the rules of railway traffic, any delay in the train more than 2 hours, put 100% compensation, which we received at the box office Railway Station 15 minutes after arrival.



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