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Aug 27, 2008 - Istaravshan

Pic #3774 Got up early(6:30) due to the heat...and the bazaar is right outside the window. My back was killing me, but since guys slept in one dorm & gals in another I did not do my exercises until Bon invited me into their room - other gals had left - and I could use the floor. Feeling much better we headed out to see the town, not much for tourists...a big bazaar, lots of people. We headed to the citadel from where Alexander the Great purportedly reached his most eastern domain in 4th century BC. It once had 7 gates and 6 km of fortified...

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