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Three travellers at Samarkand Shah-i-Zinda

The beauty of travelling to Uzbekistan, even though I knew nothing about it


I shouldn’t have formulated any ideas or expectations about exactly what Uzbekistan would be like, because I had nothing to base it on.

12/03/2019 / By / , , / Post a Comment
Peregrine group at Registan Square

4 reasons why now’s the time to visit Uzbekistan


Uzbekistan combines everything that makes for a fan-favourite in the travel space. Incredible architecture from the Silk Road, a mixture of fascinating Soviet, Islamic and Asian cultures and histories, an underrated food scene, friendly locals and more. Here is why you should visit Uzbekistan now.

22/11/2018 / By / , , / Post a Comment
Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Travelling the Silk Road in Uzbekistan


More than any other country, Uzbekistan’s icons embody the spirit and legacy of the ancient Silk Road. One traveller describes his journey.

06/06/2017 / By / , , , / Post a Comment

What to see in the –stans of Central Asia


During a recent quiz on geography in the office, I was surprised by the sheer number of -stans there are in the world.

04/01/2016 / By / , , , / Post a Comment