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Address: B. Nakshabandi, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

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An ancient place

excellent pound with different fish, duck and other birds. around the pound nearly 100 restaurants with different choice of fooods.,

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
dostonsharopov
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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excellent pound with different fish, duck and other birds. around the pound nearly 100 restaurants with different choice of fooods.,

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East Kazakhstan Province, Kazakhstan
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78 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I visited the country during winter, so can't say that nature was awesome, but I am sure that during spring, summer or early autumn this place is very beautiful. How I got to know that? It is very obvious that country is full of greenery, you can see naked trees all around. Also I was told that local people love... More 

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Glass House Mountains, Australia
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239 reviews
177 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

A very pleasant place to just relax and watch local people enjoy the ambience of the place. I saw few weddings being celebrated here. the place is also nicely lit up at night.

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Melbourne, Australia
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45 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We had lunch there and were captivated by the outlook. It is right in the centre of Old Bukhara and so very easy to get to. Sitting back and having lunch with such beautiful views. If you go there say Hi to my friend! He loves lamb

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Thank blue356sc
London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

A must see, because of it's historical importance as a central gathering point and source of water. It is also very pleasant to sit down beside and have a pot of refreshing local tea from the tea stall. Other than that it has been a bit commercialised with wooden camels and restuarants around it, and really is not that scenic.

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Bucharest, Romania
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59 reviews
53 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

You must visit this place but not primarily because its resturant and parc but for all the buildings sorrounding it - madrasse, caravansarays and mosques. So visit all (even some hotels nearby are former madrasses and some shops are former caravansarays) Have a guide. There are also a lot of restaurants and coffe shops around the place.

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New Delhi, India
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We understood that most hotels in Uzbekistan are very basic. If you are lucky you get a clean room and some service, the air conditioning, room service, toiletries in the bathroom, furniture...None of these 'given' amenities can be taken for granted. The Lyabi Hauz was the pitts. First of all it is in an alley, the vehicle gets parked on... More 

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Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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106 reviews
47 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

There is no one who haven't heard about this place before coming to Buhara. The water pool and old trees represent the ancient times and you feel the touch of history. One of the 1st monuments that is must to visit in Buhara.

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Thank TheGuest1
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302 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This plaza is located in the heart of the old town. It has the feel of a true oasis in an oasis town. It is a great place to meet friends, to eat, to drink and to relax in the shade. The atmosphere is cooled by the long rectangular reflecting pool that makes up the center of the plaza and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Lovely little pool in the middle of the old town. Great for people watching (e.g. newly-wed couples), stunning architecture and shady trees around. It doesn't get much more picturesque than this (if it weren't for the many tourists...).

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