Bukhara is an ancient city in the central Asian country of Uzbekistan. It was a prominent stop on the Silk Road trade route between the East and the West, and a major medieval center for Islamic theology and culture. It still contains hundreds of well-preserved mosques, madrassas, bazaars and caravanserais, dating largely from the 9thContinue reading “Bukhara. Located on the Silk Road, the city has long served as a center of trade, scholarship, culture, and religion.”
At the south of Lisbon, the small town of Palmela is one the most beautiful places to observe the river Tagus and Sado, from the top of its beautiful castle.