The capital of Uzbekistan, Tashkent ("Stone City"), suffered a hard XX century: the earthquake and the Revolution destroyed a large number of architectural monuments, but today provides funds to make the city center attractive and modern. What remains of the old city, it allows to get acquainted with the life and culture of ancient Tashkent: There are lots of winding streets and tiny houses; In addition, you can visit Chorsu bazaar, located here since the time when Tashkent through the Great Silk Road. In the bazaar, located in the heart of the Old City under bright turquoise dome, sell a variety of spices, huge watermelons and traditional carpets. Also here are the famous Uzbek tea. If you're not afraid to lift up on the Soviet twenty minutes to the mountain, located in the countryside, you can enjoy the fantastic views.