2012
05.16

DAY 14 – SHAHRISABZ

SYNOPSIS: AN EXCURSION TO THE BIRTH TOWN OF TIMUR WITH A SHARE TAXI – MORE PISHTAKS AND THE USUAL, AND A REUNION WITH THE GERMANS FROM THE DESERT. HOW I GOT A DINNER DATE…

There would have been enough to do in Samarkand for a third day, but there was also Shahrisabz. It is on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites, and how could I pass this up… Since it is only 80km away and small, I figured I could afford the delay caused by public transportation and I chanced it.… VIEW PHOTOS AND READ THE WHOLE STORY