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Oct 19, 2008 - Samarkand & Penjikant, Tajikistan

October 19, Sunday – Samarkand (group to Penjikant, Tajikastan.) The group was headed for a short drive across the border for a daytrip into Pendzhikent, Tajikastan. For a variety of reasons I decided to stay in Samarkand and a skip a repeat of this daytrip that I did three years ago. However, I’ll post in my comments from the 2005 visit below before describing my day in Pendzhikent. We drove east out of Samarkand to the Uzbek/Tajikistan border, where, as always is the case, the Uzbeks go out of their way to make their side of the...

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