Taklimakan Desert in Xinjiang  The Taklamakan Desert, also known as Taklimakan, is a desert in Central Asia, in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. As one of the largest sand deserts in the world, the Taklimakan Desert covers an area of 330,000 square kilometers.It is bounded by the Kunlun Mountains to the south, and the Pamir Mountains and Tian Shan (ancient Mount Imeon) to the west and north. It is crossed at its northern and at its southern edge by two branches of the Silk…

Taklimakan Desert in Xinjiang The Taklamakan Desert, also known as Taklimakan, is a desert in Central Asia, in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. As one of the largest sand deserts in the world, the Taklimakan Desert covers an area of 330,000 square kilometers.It is bounded by the Kunlun Mountains to the south, and the Pamir Mountains and Tian Shan (ancient Mount Imeon) to the west and north. It is crossed at its northern and at its southern edge by two branches of the Silk…

Taklamakan Desert.

Taklamakan Desert.

Taklamakan desert - Taklamakan Desert - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Taklamakan desert - Taklamakan Desert - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Taklamakan Desert (or Takla Makan Desert) is the 15th largest sandy desert in the world, covering 320,000 square kilometers (123,550 square miles). It is located in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. The desert is seen mainly by those crossing it on the road between the towns of Hotan and Luntai. The famous Silk Road edges around the Taklamakan Desert so travelers of the past could avoid crossing its dangerously dry center.

The Taklamakan Desert (or Takla Makan Desert) is the 15th largest sandy desert in the world, covering 320,000 square kilometers (123,550 square miles). It is located in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of China. The desert is seen mainly by those crossing it on the road between the towns of Hotan and Luntai. The famous Silk Road edges around the Taklamakan Desert so travelers of the past could avoid crossing its dangerously dry center.

An Oasis Crescent Spring in Mount Mingsha, Dunhuang City, Gansu Province, Taklamakan Desert

An Oasis Crescent Spring in Mount Mingsha, Dunhuang City, Gansu Province, Taklamakan Desert

Taklamakan Desert, where Shonku got into a UFO that proceeded to destroy some of the world's greatest monuments (UFO)

Taklamakan Desert, where Shonku got into a UFO that proceeded to destroy some of the world's greatest monuments (UFO)

Buddhist stupa of Gaochang ruins; Gaochang is the site of an ancient oasis city built on the northern rim of the inhospitable Taklamakan Desert in Xinjiang, China. #JetsetterCurator #SilkRoad

Buddhist stupa of Gaochang ruins; Gaochang is the site of an ancient oasis city built on the northern rim of the inhospitable Taklamakan Desert in Xinjiang, China. #JetsetterCurator #SilkRoad

Taklamakan desert, in China - The Green Belt Along The World's Longest Desert Highway

Taklamakan desert, in China - The Green Belt Along The World's Longest Desert Highway

Family Praying At Imam Asim Tomb In The Taklamakan Desert, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China

Family Praying At Imam Asim Tomb In The Taklamakan Desert, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China

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