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This site is nothing short of tremendous. I visited at night and came back during the day to see it at a different time. It is simply stupendous and one of those places in the world that everyone should try to visit.
I know there are three buildings but for me they are one so I am reviewing them as a whole.
Simply stunning ! Both inside and out ! It's a little bit like the first time you see the Taj Mahal.
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Samarkand's central square will make even the most architecture-weary visitor stand up and take note. Pausing for a minute and a picture on the raised viewing platform, the square unfolds below you. An almost infinite number of contrasting patterns swirl and dance on every surface...More
A fantastic place to go to and definitely worthy of the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE it has been bestowed upon. Amazing colours from the 14th or so century showing how advanced it's civilization was before many nations. Unfortunately, it's been ruined by the poor attempt...More