UZBEKISTAN The fragrance of the River Muliyan comes upon me.
It brings sweet memories of my beloved.
Oh Bukhara! Joy to you and live long!
The king is coming to be your guest. ---Rudaki

On your journey on the Silk Road don't miss

Samarkand - One of the oldest inhabited cities in the world, Marco Polo described it as a "a very large and splendid city..."
Bukhara the center of enlightenment in the East. Being a cultural magnet, Bukhara has long appeared in much local and Persian literature.



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