Day 81: Samanid Mausoleum

The large park just to the west of the historic center of Bukhara is typical in the post Soviet sense.  Tacky carnival attractions, overgrown in some places, unscrupulous looking characters hiding in the bushes, a few snack vendors thrown in for good measure.  Without knowing exactly what you're looking for, you might not even realise … Continue reading Day 81: Samanid Mausoleum