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Washing a hand knotted Tibetan rug from Silk Road Weaves. Natural wash, no chemicals. After this, the rug is put on special stretchers to dry in the sun.

Fergana Valley - UZ - http://www.pilotguides.com/tv_shows/globe_trekker/shows/specials/round-the-world.php

Tibetan people.

Arabesque Building, Tbilisi, Georgia. The Great Silk Road.

Making Obon chouchin (lanterns). Obon is the festival of returning souls from the departed. The chochin light the way for their return. Fukushima, Japan.

On the southern silk road to Xinjiang. You need to connect in some areas by hitching, or getting shared SUV taxis like this one. The roads can be rough, as they're under construction in many areas.

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Samarkand on the silk road

Bearing the reputation of "the culinary capital of the Eastern Mediterranean", Aleppo produces a tasty spice, Capiscum known by the name of city as Aleppo pepper. During the period of the Silk Road, Aleppo was an important trading stop for the silk and spice-laden caravans on the route from the valley of the Euphrates River to the Mediterranean Sea, with a command of both north-south and east-west routes.