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Travelled to Uzbekistan/Kyrgyzstan... arriving from Incheon (South Korea) then travelled to/through; Tashkent, Fergana (Uzbekistan), Osh, Jalalabad, Arslanbob, Bishkek, Cholpon Ata, Karakol, Tamga, Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), Tashkent, Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand, Tashkent (Uzbekistan) and back home via Seoul (South Korea), Kuala Lumpur, Melaka, (Malaysia)...






Incheon Evening
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Outdoor dining on the streets, Incheon, South Korea.






Fresh Bread
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Fresh Uzbeki 'Odi Non' bread at the local markets, Fergana, Uzbekistan.






Margilan Minaret
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Ancient mosque in the 'Silk Road' town, Margilon, Uzbekistan.






Apartment Art
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Classic Soviet-era apartment block, Osh, Kyrgyzstan.






Arslanbob Views
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View of the stunning Khrebet Babash-Ata Mountains from the small village, Arslanbob, Kyrgyzstan.






Cholpon Ata
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A brief respite for the weary traveller on the tranquil shores of Lake Issyk Kul, where Kazakh and Russian holiday makers flock to frolic in the waters of the lake, Cholpon Ata, Kyrgyzstan.






Russian Orthodox
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The unique and intricate detail of the all wooden 'Russian Holy Trinity Orthodox Church', Karakol, Kyrgyzstan.






Village Rose
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On the streets of the small, dusty, rural village, Tamga, Kyrgyzstan.






Last of the Eagle Hunters
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A young male eagle belonging to one of the handful of Kyrgyz who practice 'Burkutchu' or Eagle Hunting, Bokonbaevo, Kyrgyzstan.






Changing of the Guard
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At the central Ala-Too Square you can see the ritual of the 'changing of the guard' in the capital, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.






City of Walls
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The ancient 'Silk Road' town of Khiva is completely enclosed within these spectacular Mughul walls, Khiva, Uzbekistan.






Sunset Departure
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Late afternoon on the platform at the Urgench Railway Station, Urgench, Uzbekistan.






Kolan 'Great' Mosque Dome
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The Kolan 'Great' Mosque holds 12 000 worshiper's and is so grand, that in 1219 Genghis Khan thought it was the 'Palace of the Emir', Bukhara, Uzbekistan.






Uzbek Pottery
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Traditional pottery for sale on the streets outside the Kolan 'Great' Mosque, Bukhara, Uzbekistan.






Bibi-Khanum Mosque
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The sublime colours of the famous Bibi-Khanum Mosque, Samarkand, Uzbekistan.






Jongno
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On the busy streets, Jongno, Seoul, South Korea.






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Posted by joffre 01:08 Archived in Uzbekistan Tagged south_korea photography uzbekistan kyrgyzstan joffre Comments (0)

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