2 October 2018, Shakrizabz, Uzbekistan.
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Walking though the gardens of Dor-us Siyodat.
A corner of Dor-us Siyodat.
Inside Dor-us Siyodat.
Timur’s modest intended tomb.
Dor-ut Tilovat ensemble.
Inside the mausoleum of Shamsidden Kulol.
Inside the other cupola, built by Ulugbek for his descendants.
Arches in a corridor inside the mosque..
Kok-Gumbaz (Blue Dome) Mosque.
In the distance, about a kilometre away, is what is left of Timur’s Ak Saray Palace.
Remaining tiles on the sides of the entrance arch.
Walking towards the entrance arch.
The entrance arch from the other side.
The entrance arch from the side.
A remaining section of the palace walls.