Republic of Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan

The Republic of Karakalpakstan is a self-ruling republic in western Uzbekistan close to the Aral Sea. Its capital city is Nukus. Karakalpaks were once itinerant herders and anglers, however life changed as there is no more water in the Aral, and the desert isn’t reasonable for creature crowding any longer. I crossed Karakalpakstan coming from Kazakhstan and passing through Moynaq and down to Nukus.

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Ukhum, Uzbekistan

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Fortunately subsequent to giving a ride to two old women, I was welcome to go to their place to drink tea. I acknowledged the greeting and in Mullali, I drove out of the principle street to arrive at their town in the mountains. I remained several days visiting the adjoining towns and their family companions.

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Kasri Arifon, Uzbekistan

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This is a little town found not a long way from Bukhara. Albeit basically, no vacationer thinks about this spot, it is truth be told perhaps the most well known strict destinations in the Muslim world. It was here that was covered perhaps the most adored originators of Sufi Islam, Mohamed Bahauddin Naqshbandi (1317-1388). While this is off-limits for non-Muslims, I was taken there under the assurance of an elderly person that demonstrated me around the complex. I visited the hallowed tree and the Naqshbandi tomb.

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Nurata, Uzbekistan

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On my approach to Aydar Lake, I went over the city of Nurata. In Uzbekistan, Nurata is known for its water source, viewed as heavenly by Muslims. The remains of a stronghold worked by the multitude of Alexander the Great actually opposes its last days. We can go up the fortification slope, yet the construction is practically completely lost.

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Margilan, Uzbekistan

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Situated in the core of the Fergana Valley, Margilan was a significant Silk Road stop prior to intersection the Alai Mountains to arrive at Kashgar, China. All around Fergana, yet particularly in Margilan, individuals keep an exacting method of traditionalist Islam. During Soviet occasions, a significant silk processing plant complex was constructed, which is today one the biggest in Uzbekistan. I visited the silk plants and rug weaving workshops where everything is done in a conventional manner. 

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Aral Sea, Uzbekistan

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The Aral Sea is an antiquated saltwater lake lining Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. During the 1960s, the Aral Sea was the fourth greatest lake on the planet. Tragically and because of horrendous Soviet water system projects that redirected the streams, Aral got one of the world's most noticeably terrible ecological disasters. I had the option to cross the lower part of this dried lake during the Central Asia Rally.

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Kokand, Uzbekistan

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Kokand is situated in the Uzbek territory of Ferghana. Kokand was a market phase of the Silk Road during the tenth century. Later Genghis Khan made this city his primary home and from that point forward its territorial significance went on for a very long time. The main spots to visit in Kokand are the Palace of Khudayar Khan, the Jumma Mosque, the Amin Beg Madrassah and the Kokand Khans necropolis. This is the main significant city subsequent to entering the Fergana Valley on the off chance that you come from Tashkent.

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Shahrisabz, Uzbekistan

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Origination of Amir Timur otherwise known as Tamerlane – a fourteenth century Turco-Mongol hero, Shahrisabz is an authentic city south of Samarkand. Numerous Uzbek go to the celebrated Timur sculpture to take pictures after they get hitched. I remained in a decent visitor house situated close to Shahrisabz downtown area. The old quarters of Shakhrisabz hold uncommon landmarks and antiquated areas, going back from the fifteenth to the sixteenth century. My number one Shahrisabz landmarks are the Tomb of Timur, the Aq-Saray Palace and the Kok Gumbaz Mosque. The Historic Center of Shakhrisyabz is engraved on the World Heritage list.

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Dengizkul Lake, Uzbekistan

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Dengizkul Lake is predominantly encircled by sandy desert with huge sand rises covered with acacia hedges – it relates toward the northern piece of the Sundukli sands. I stalled out in the sand with my vehicle and needed to sit tight for 3 hours until somebody came to tow me, yet he additionally stalled out, so we needed to hang tight for 2 hours until someone else came to save us all.

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Samarkand, Uzbekistan

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Samarkand is an acclaimed recorded city. Situated in the core of the old Silk Road, Samarkand was probably the biggest city of Central Asia. Alexander the Great vanquished Samarkand in 329 BC and it was close here that he began to look all starry eyed at Roxana – to whom he got hitched. My #1 Samarkand landmarks are the Registan Square, the Bibi-Khanum Mosque, the Shahi-Zinda necropolis and the Gur-e Amir Mausoleum. Samarkand energetic market is an absolute necessity while visiting the city. Samarkand – Crossroads of Culture – is recorded on the World Heritage list.

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Ukhum, Uzbekistan

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There's very little to see or do in Ukhum. This spot is on my top encounters in Uzbekistan on a "people's" level. After I had stayed outdoors in Lake Aydar for the end of the week, I gave a ride to two neighborhood Uzbek women. After a casual conversation, I wound up taking them right to their town, somewhere inside the mountain through earth tracks. I remained in their home a few days, being facilitated by an astonishing amicable Uzbek family.

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Langar, Uzbekistan

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Somewhere down in the open country and two or three dozen km diversions from the fundamental street Shahrisabz to Guzar, I found the intriguing town of Katta Langar. I didn't have a clue what's in store when I came here, as I was really searching for something different brought up on my guide. Langar is a mountain town with conventional mud houses, where an uncommon sacred spot among Uzbeks is found.

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Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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Tashkent is the capital of Uzbekistan. Albeit this is one of the enormous metropolia of Central Asia, the most established known old site in the locale – Kanka – goes back from the third century BC. The Uzbek capital is the lone city in Central Asia where every tram station is luxuriously embellished with a specific topic. It is additionally one of the quickest metro frameworks on the planet, where trains go super quick. Significant spots to visit in Tashkent are the sixteenth century Kukeldash Medressa, the Amir Temur Square, the Opera and Ballet Theater Alisher Navoi and the Prince Romanov's Palace. 

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Moynak, Uzbekistan

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Moynaq is an old port south of the Aral Sea. Compelled, Moynaq anglers assumed a significant part in the battle against the Russian starvation of 1921-1922. Today there is no water close by, so we can visit the "boat burial ground" with twelve corroded remains of boats, and a little landmark that affirms the size of the ebb and flow catastrophic event that made the water vanish.

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Bukhara, Uzbekistan

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Bukhara is one of my number one urban areas around the planet. Associated with beguiling roads, Bukhara has numerous long stretches of history that can be capable while investigating the old city. My #1 Bukhara landmarks are the Char Minor, the Mir I Arab Medressa, the great Kalon minaret, Bukhara Fortress, the Ark and Nadir Divan-Beghi madrasah. To get to Bukhara one can go on the epic train outing on the Bukhara Express – on the Tashkent – Samarkand – Bukhara line. The notable focus of Bukhara is engraved on the World Heritage list.

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Orom Lake, Uzbekistan

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Out of Uzbekistan capital – Tashkent, Orom Lake is a serene lake adored by neighborhood individuals that come here during the end of the week to unwind and chill off from the mid year heat. I was taken here by a companion of mine, Sanjar, and his gathering of companions. We remained at his companion's family house and had loads of fun.

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Moynak, Uzbekistan

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Today, Moynaq is an observer of the ecological calamity endured by the area because of shrinkage of the Aral Sea, which lies around 35 km north and is not, at this point obvious not too far off from the old port. You can visit the burial ground of old corroded boats and furthermore the dedication landmark with satellite pictures, clarifying the fiasco interaction all through past many years.

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Samarkand, Uzbekistan

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Samarkand is presumably the most renowned city in Central Asia. Wealthy in radiant chronicled landmarks, Samarkand was some time ago, the core of the Silk Road – situated among China and the Mediterranean. Samarkand is on the rundown of the most seasoned occupied urban areas in Central Asia.

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Fergana, Uzbekistan

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Fergana was my last stop before I left Fergana Valley and crossed the line to Kyrgyzstan. The advanced city of Ferghana was established by the Russians in 1876 as a pilgrim post town. Significant spots to visit are the Ferghana Regional Museum, the old stronghold of Fergana and the vivacious Bazaar in the downtown area, one of the busiest in Uzbekistan. 

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Narva, Estonia

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Situated at Estonia's easternmost point at the Russian outskirt on the Narva River, Narva is probably the biggest city. From Narva, you can get an unhampered perspective on Russia, and the best perception points are situated at Narva manor on one waterway bank and Ivangorod post on the other. The nature outside the town is radiant, and there are hiking trails that range from climbing the Sinimäe slopes to the 12-kilometer climb to the Narva-Jõesuu seaside resort, with wonderful white sandy sea shore encompassed by pine woods.

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Dhakeshwari National Temple Dhaka Bangladesh

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Dhakeshwari Temple is a state-possessed Hindu sanctuary in Dhaka. The name Dhakeshwari signifies "Goddess of Dhaka". This 'National Temple' was worked by one Mangat Ray who was otherwise called Ballalsena, more youthful sibling of Arakanese king Shrisudharma, child of popular Arakanese king Raja Malhana, assumed name Husen Shah. Despite the fact that the current building is present day in development, there has been a sanctuary on this equivalent spot for nine centuries. The original sculpture was 800 years of age however it was vandalized by the Pakistani troopers during the freedom war in 1971. As the sanctuary complex has experienced fixes, redesign and rebuilding a few times in its long periods of presence, its current condition doesn't plainly indicate any of its original design sign.

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Bararida Zoological and Botanical Park, Lara, Venezuela

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Set up in 1967, the Bararida Zoological and Botanical Park is one of Venezuela's most prominent family-accommodating day draws. The joint Park, zoo, and greenhouse give tourists an opportunity to find of the nation's most amazing widely varied vegetation. There are in excess of 8,222 creatures at the zoo for tourists to get up intimate and individual with, with about 65% of them on the practically extinct rundown. There's a wide assortment of nearby trees in the recreation center, while the greenhouse has in excess of 150 different types of local and international plants for tourists to find.

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Berchtesgaden Bavarian Alps Germany

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In Southern Bavaria, straight up to the Austrian outskirt, is the little mountain town of Berchtesgaden. Regardless of its size, Berchtesgaden assumed a critical job in the forming of German history. Known since the beginning for its salt mines, Berchtesgaden is currently better known for being the late spring retreat of Adolf Hitler. Most guests come to see the Kehlsteinhaus, or Eagle's Nest, at the highest point of Berchtesgaden. Considerably after the finish of World War II, the structure was spared and now works as a historical center.

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Volkerschlachtdenkmal in Leipzig Germany

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Leipzig is a significant city in Saxony, and it is additionally home to one of the biggest landmark in Europe. The Volkerschlachtdenkmal, or Monument of the Battle of the Nations, was worked to recollect the Battle of Leipzig in the Napoleonic Wars. During the fight, in excess of 100,000 warriors died. Despite the fact that the fight occurred in 1813, the landmark wasn't uncovered until 1913. Today, the landmark is joined by a historical center display clarifying increasingly about the fight and the Napoleonic wars of the nineteenth century.

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Salinas de Maras, Maras, Peru

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Salinas de Maras is situated along the slants of Qaqawiñay mountain in the Urumbamba Valley. This salt mine is a perplexing organization of almost 3,000 salt dish, shallow pools that are filled by exceptionally pungent water from an underground spring. The salt dish are accepted to have been created in pre-Inca times and today are still effectively hand-reaped by nearby families during the dry season, May through November.

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Sajama National Park, Oruro, Bolivia

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In the event that you truly need to move away from it all, at that point Sajama is the spot to go. This secluded National Park includes a climbable lethargic fountain of liquid magma, intelligent tidal ponds, a bigger number of llamas than you can jab a stick at, the world's most elevated timberland and some mild underground aquifers to unwind in the wake of a difficult day exploring.

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Grutas del Palacio, Flores, Uruguay

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This geo-park is enthusiastically suggested, particularly for any individual who appreciates elective encounters identified with geography, fossil science and paleontology. You can enter old caverns loaded up with cavern paintings, and land developments that are 2,500 million years of age. It is one of the lone two geo-parks on the continent.

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Seagull Cafe House, Male Maldives

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Its great style, enchanting nursery and trees around the patio makes Seagull Cafe House perhaps the best spot to eat and invest a loosening up energy in Male. Its menu comprises of a wide scope of treats from sandwiches to curries, burgers to wraps, barbecues to pasta and obviously fish. You need to visit this lovely bistro while here that is situated amidst the downtown area. Seagull Cafe House stays open from 8 am to 11 pm.

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Moray, Peru

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Reached through the modest community of Maras, Moray is an Inca site consisting of a few tremendous porches cut into a colossal earthen bowl. Each layer has its own miniature atmosphere, according to how profound into the bowl it is. The temperature contrast between the top and the base is as much as 15 °C (27 °F). Hence, some guess that the Incas utilized them as a kind of lab to determine the ideal conditions for growing yields of every species.

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Fire Water Pond Jamaica

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The inconspicuous interplay of fire and water is difficult to disregard at the distant Windsor Mineral Spring. The little zone of the Spring, about the size of an enormous jacuzzi, is classified "Fire Water," as it can really make fire. This unordinary action is accepted to be brought about by a high convergence of sulfur in the water. Occupants of Winsor in St. Ann have recounted to numerous anecdotes about the healing and rejuvenating impacts of the water.

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Galle Southern Province Sri Lanka

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Galle is situated on the south shore of Sri Lanka and is overflowing with Dutch-pioneer structures. The city is most popular for its seventeenth century Dutch Fort. The all around saved Fort is on the UNESCO World Heritage List and was worked to secure the Sri Lanka settlement in the VOC period. Inside the dividers you will discover exhibition halls, places of worship, sanctuaries, mosques, shops and different provincial structures. We prescribe a visit to the Dutch Reformed Church, containing gravestones of Dutchmen going back to the year 1662. Likewise search for the Dutch road signs that you can discover in numerous spots. At that point go for a stroll on the dividers along the ocean and watch the youthful local people who have their top choice "hang out spot" here.

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Mount Popa, Myanmar

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In case you're in Mandalay, make it a point to visit Mount Popa. It's extraordinary compared to other Myanmar points of interest particularly in the event that you love to climb. The extinct spring of gushing lava isn't only wonderful to take a gander at in itself yet it's topped by the Popa Taungkalat Monastery that is roosted on an outcrop. 777 stages will take you right to the top and prize you with all encompassing perspectives on the plains.

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Man Mo Temple Sheung Wan, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong

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Try not to let the veneer of this sanctuary fool you. Tucked into Sheung Wan's Hollywood Road, the inside is one of the most striking in the city. Committed to Man Cheong (the divine force of writing) and Mo Tai (the lord of war), the exquisite Man Mo Temple is regularly populated by understudies packing for their tests. Venture inside and be lowered by the several smoking towers of incense. Photographs are permitted, yet please make an effort to remain deferential.

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The Blue Nile falls Ethiopia

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The Nile River is the lengthiest in Africa and its two headwaters are the White Nile and the Blue Nile. The Blue Nile begins in Ethiopia and along its course you'll see the Blue Nile Falls – a site to rival Niagara. Almost an hour and a half from Bahar Dar the environmental factors in this spot is truly staggering. Locally recognizable as Tis Abbay, or 'incredible smoke,' the falls are almost 45 meters raised during the blustery season. Right downstream from the falls you'll see Ethiopia's initial stone extension, built up in the seventeenth century.

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Hsipaw, Shan, Myanmar

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As difficult to spell as the name seems to be, Hsipaw is an enthralling area which is cherished and embellished by the tourists the whole year around. This is each traveler and adventurer's fantasy destination in Myanmar owing to the amazing scope of trekking trails they sport. It was the regal capital of the kingdom of Shan back in the days which at that point gradually turned into a trekking spot for the tourists throughout the span of years. It is in any event, fighting off to replace Kalaw as one of the most adored trekking spots around in Myanmar.

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Oil Museum Bahrain

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At the Oil Museum you'll get the dinkum oil on, erm, oil. Arranged close to the as yet producing first oil well in the Middle East, the historical center has fascinating displays of old photos, drilling hardware and a working model of an oilrig. It was inaugurated on June 2, 1992 to remember the 60th commemoration of the revelation of oil in Bahrain; the primary nation in the Middle East to do as such, notwithstanding the critical declaration of a leading geologist that he would drink each drop of oil created South of Basra.

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Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica

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Manuel Antonio National Park is one of Costa Rica's most celebrated parks, and one that should not be missed. There are 1,680 sections of land of rainforests containing hiking trails that will take you through thick vegetation and out to white sand sea shores. This is an incredibly beautiful spot that is loaded up with a wide range of plants and creatures – in the event that you are on a hunt to see a three-toed sloth, this is the place where you will probably find one.

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Olympia ‎Elis Greece

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Home to the primary antiquated Olympic Games, held like clockwork to respect Zeus, Olympia highlights among the most significant archeological locales in Greece. In the western Peloponnese, this wonderful site invites guests from over the entire world and dives them into a removed past, where they can gain proficiency with about the Olympic Games, through the investigation of the site, which incorporates the old arena, the recreation center, the sanctuaries of Zeus and Hera, just as the workshop of old Greece stone carver Phidias. A visit to Olympia isn't finished without a stop at the close by Archeological Museum were a considerable lot of its noteworthy ancient rarities are in plain view.

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Chak Chak Yazd Iran

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Truly "dribble trickle," Chak is a Zoroastrian sanctuary found only outside of Yazd. The most significant Zoroastrian journey site in Iran, numerous Zoroastrians visit the sanctuary consistently. When you've seen the comparable locales in Yazd, a visit here gives further knowledge into this religion

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Zamość Lublin Voivodeship Poland

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Zamość is a renaissance city that is practically unaltered since 1580. It was established by Chancellor Jan Zamoyski. It's arranged on the exchange course interfacing western and northern Europe together with the Black Sea. This little town has the novel design of roads organized in a checkerboard, exceptionally old strongholds, three markets and entirely, finished structures.

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