Khiva is one of the cultural highlights of the country and is located in the west of the country, near the city of Urgench. The main attraction here is Itchan Kala, the inner town of the old Khiva oasis, which was the last resting-place of caravans before crossing the desert to Iran.
From the Khiva Travel Guide
Uzbekistan ( Khiva to Tashkent )
Now well into the Silk Road and the walled city of Khiva is next up , our hotel was excellently situated in the centre . We went out for a walk in the late afternoon and found that the inner ...
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