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Kashgar

Kashgar (喀什, قەشقەر, Kāshí) has been a major commerce center on the Silk Road for over 2,000 years. This city has gone between many different powers over the millenniums. The Chinese started to take an off and on presence in Kashgar starting in the Tang Dynasty around 600 AD.

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Fresh Bread for Sale out of His Back Window
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reflection of sheep
carpets galore
kebabs
spice shop

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Maitian International Hostel (Kashgar)

Maitian International Hostel (Kashgar)

A good, basic place to stay if you're on a budget in Kashgar, and although it's in an unusual location for cabs to find, it's within walking distance from Old Town and the Sunday Market. The facilities are pretty clean and the staff helpful. ... more

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Kashgar Discussions

  • Gilgit - Kashgar Bus Service
    service between Gilgit (Pakistan )and Kashgar (China) from June 16, 2006. Bus service would operate daily between Gilgit and Kashgar via the Karakuram Highway through Khunjerab Pass. Only Passport and Border Pass holders can travel. Bus fare from Gilgit to Kashgar is $ 44/- per person, passenger can carry 20 Kg ...

  • Looking for people to go to silk road of China in Sept 2006
    I am planning to visit the silk road of China in September 2006 and I am looking for travel companions to go with (i don't want to go along since it is probably not very safe and fun). I am interested in going to Kashgar and maybe part of the Karakoram highway as well. Other than that, I hope to visit ...

  • Travelling through the Chinese silk road help
    Hi, I want to travel from Shanghai through the Silk Road and end my trip maybe in Kashgar all through train and bus, as budget is a big deal for me. Any info on the best places to go and the cheapest way to go about it will be really appreciated. If anyone knows of any blogs or sites with good ...

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Kashgar Old Town Youth Hostel
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A good, basic place to stay if you're on a budget in Kashgar, and although it's in an unusual location for cabs to find, it's within walking distance from Old Town and the Sunday Market.
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Kashgar Pamir Youth Hostel

3F, Section A, District 7, Id Kah Bazaar Rd Nuo'er Beixi (Map) - Hostel
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