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Khiva

Western Gate at Sunset
Stalled in Khiva

May 3rd 2016
<em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">Day 97 Sunday 24th April 2016 – Bukhara to Khiva After breakfast we got a knock on the door, it was reception asking if we needed to arrange a car to Khiva. We had not organised anything so took them up on their offer and within 40 minutes were on our way. The trip was uneventful except for the rough road jolting us a ... read more
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Uzbekistani Flag Russia conquered Uzbekistan in the late 19th century. Stiff resistance to the Red Army after World War I was eventually suppressed and a socialist republic set up in 1924. During the Soviet era, intensive production of "white gold" (cotton) and grain... ... read more
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