Samarkand - The Registan
ARKIV 050317 - One of the most famous sights in Central Asia, the Registan was started under Timur and contains elaborately decorated medressas with it famously multicolored tiles. Ulughbek Medressa - finished in 1420 with lecture halls, mosque and dormitory which once housed 100 students. (currently museum and tourist attraction) Samarkand, UZBEKISTAN Foto: Christopher Herwig - Kod 9266 COPYRIGHT PRESSENS BILD
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Self Drive the Cape Flower Route, West Coast and Namaqualand
The Cape Wild Flowers are one of the natural wonders of the world. The arid areas of the Cape West Coast and Namaqualand are ...
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In our ongoing search for the best accommodation in South Africa, we sent our professional reviewer, Pippa de Bruyn, to find the best accommodation in Ficksburg and the Maluti Mountains. Here are her top 13 cottages and lodges, seven of which are under R375 per person a night.