2012
05.10

DAY 8 – BUKHARA

SYNOPSIS:    IMPRESSIONS OF BUKHARA – MADRASSAS, CARAVANSERAIS, AND MORE.  A SYNAGOGUE AND TWO BRIBABLE POLICE OFFICERS. 

I crammed three days worth of sightseeing into one – madness!  That meant a first stroll at 6:30 AM to catch the town empty and at a soft light.  After breakfast the real marathon started until dark,  interrupted only by a quick soup dinner.  Yes, I have been eating soup every night since I got here.  The soups are delicious, affordable and at this heat – picture full Michigan summer temperatures – I can hardly handle much more, except for the obligatory daily ice cream, of course.… VIEW PHOTOS AND READ THE WHOLE STORY