Travel to Uzbekistan: Bukhara: Photo 5
And here's the gate, built in 1742. Judging from the length of the citadel's walls, you'd expect to find plenty inside, but you'd be disappointed. Most of the buildings that were here a century ago were not only bombarded to splinters but bulldozed into oblivion. A few things survive, clustered near this gate.
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