Sunday, 30 September 2018

Retracing the Silk Road, Central Asia

 Almaty, Kazakhstan
 Yurt erecting, Kyrgyzstan

 Horse games with a goat prize

 Shashlik kebabs for sale

Dried fruits
 Khiva, Uzbekistan

Turkmen women, always dressed so well
 Gas crater, Darvasa
 Primary (green) and high school (red) uniforms, Turkmenistan

Arch of Neutrality, Ashgabat

Ancient city of Merv, Turkmenistan
Bread seller
Weighing a pomegranate

Fashion catwalk promoting Uzbek prints

Beautiful mosaics everywhere

 Plov or Osh, the national dish

Camping at the gas crater
Russian Orthodox church

Gas crater by night
Loved this holiday so much, I'm still dreaming of my travels today and I am two weeks back!

Friday, 24 August 2018