La route de la soie

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De Marco Polo à nos jours

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Dai poli al deserto. I Grandi Itinerari Lonely Planet Kashgar market, Xinjiangf, China. Silk Route (Lonely Planet Images/ Jane Sweeney) Source by Karakorum Highway, Expo Milano 2015, Kairo, Bagdad, Le Far West, Silk Road, World Market, Central Asia, People Art
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Dai poli al deserto. I Grandi Itinerari Lonely Planet

Dalla Siberia alla Valle del Nilo. Dalla Via della Seta alle grandi capitali europee. Dai ghiacci al Sahara. Immagini ricavate da "I Grandi Viaggi - Gli i…

Village people: A man carries hay for the winter in the mountains near Tash-Bashat village, Naryn Province, Kyrgyzstan. Photo by: Vyacheslav Oseledko We Are The World, People Around The World, Wonders Of The World, Around The Worlds, Beautiful Horses, Animals Beautiful, Beautiful Sites, Expo Milano 2015, Animal Tracks

Animal Tracks: Dec. 6 - 13

A Frisbee-playing pooch, a Scuba-diving Santa, a racing greyhound and more images of cute critters.

Textiles Drying In Bahawalpur, Punjab, Pakistan N – E). The Punjab region is the economic heart of Pakistan. The textile industry accounts for more than half of exports and 20 percent of the workforce. This sector, however, faces. World Of Color, Color Of Life, We Are The World, Wonders Of The World, True Colors, All The Colors, Bright Colours, Arthus Bertrand, Over The Rainbow
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Nice to meet you..

Au gré du vent,j'irai là où les images m'emporteront

Gobi Desert - Badlands, Mongolia and China Mongolia, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Gobi Desert, Silk Road, China Travel, Central Asia, Andalusia, Death Valley
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Silk Road #12

Sunset on an old Chinese fortress in the Gobi Desert

The streets of Kashgar Bread Sellers. The flat bread is delicious, made on the spot and baked in clay ovens - Xinjiang, China Urumqi, Working People, Muslim Girls, Silk Road, Central Asia, World Cultures, International Recipes, People Around The World, Street Food
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The bread seller of Kashgar by Chris Whitley (2003)

The bread seller of Kashgar by Chris Whitley (2003)

Uyghur man in his little shop in Kashgar. We Are The World, People Of The World, Tante Emma Laden, Urumqi, Native American Wisdom, Living Styles, Silk Road, China Travel, Central Asia
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Instagram post by George Doupas • Feb 23, 2016 at 9:36am UTC

37 Likes, 4 Comments - George Doupas (@geodou) on Instagram: “Uyghur man in his little shop in Kashgar. #travel #xinjiang #kashgar #China #sonyalpha…”

Sometimes called the biggest maze of China, Guyaju is an ancient cave house located about 92 kilometers miles) from Beijing. Sometimes called the biggest maze of China, Guyaju is an ancient cave house located about 92 kilometers miles) from Beijing. Architecture Antique, Vernacular Architecture, Architecture Design, China Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Ruins, Ancient History
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La maison troglodyte - architecture au coeur de la nature - Archzine.fr

La maison troglodyte est un phénomène ancien qui est aussi très en vogue maintenant. Elle provient des temps de l'architecture organique traditonnelle.

The Uyghurs of Xinjiang Uyghur China The Indus Valley: The Arian Invasion - Ancient Man and His First Civilizations Blue Green Eyes, History Of India, Portraits, School Boy, Central Asia, Mongolia, People Around The World, Textured Hair, Beautiful People
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Uyghur Schoolboy - Xinjiang, China

[ Best Viewed LARGE or in SLIDESHOW mode ] The heartbreaking thing I find about this photo is seeing the wear & tear on this otherwise very delicate little boy. You can see from his skin and the dirt on his neck and clothes, he's growing up into a very, very tough life up in the mountain villages. I met this little fellow at a school we visited. And he along with all the kids had this same rather wary, melancholy air about them. I guess I'm projecting a lot of my own Western values onto the…

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Boukhara (II)

L'unique entrée de l'Ark (ou Résidence de l'Emir) est surmontée d'une terrasse réservée à l'usage privé du seigneur de Boukhara. (Boukhara, juin...

A cemetery was discovered in the Chinese city of Kucha, which once formed part of the Silk Road trade routes that connected China to the Roman Empire. Faux Brick Walls, Beautiful Ruins, 17th Century Art, Old Cemeteries, Thing 1, Old Bricks, Brick Design, Mystery Of History, Space Architecture

In Photos: Ancient Silk Road Cemetery Contains Carvings of Mythical Creatures

A 1,700-year-old cemetery was discovered in the Chinese city of Kucha, which once formed part of the Silk Road trade routes that connected China to the Roman Empire.

Archaeologists uncovered 10 tombs in the cemetery, seven of which are large structures made with bricks. This image shows part of the cemetery facing north [Credit: Chinese Cultural Relics] Ancient China, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Silk Road China, Achaemenid, Ancient Mysteries, Roman Empire, Image Shows, Historical Sites
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In Photos: Ancient Silk Road Cemetery Contains Carvings of Mythical Creatures

A 1,700-year-old cemetery was discovered in the Chinese city of Kucha, which once formed part of the Silk Road trade routes that connected China to the Roman Empire.

A screen wall of the 1700 year old Silk Road tomb contains carvings that depict a variety of mythical creatures. Heavenly deer are shown at both top right and top left, while at bottom left and bottom right are mythical animals called Xie Zhi. 17th Century Art, Old Cemeteries, Ancient Art, Ancient China, Ancient History, Achaemenid, Thing 1, Silk Road, Luxor Egypt
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In Photos: Ancient Silk Road Cemetery Contains Carvings of Mythical Creatures

A 1,700-year-old cemetery was discovered in the Chinese city of Kucha, which once formed part of the Silk Road trade routes that connected China to the Roman Empire.

La route de la Soie, de la Chine à la Syrie : Les plus beaux road-trips : 20 voyages d'une vie - Linternaute Dunhuang, Road Trip, Silk Road, Bhutan, Tibet, Monument Valley, Chinese Man, Nature, Travel
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La route de la Soie, de la Chine à la Syrie

Quel sera votre prochain road-trip ? Australie, Canada, Balkans, Amérique Latine ? Petit tour d’horizon des vingt road-trip à ne pas manquer.

The Torugart Pass is a remote mountain border crossing between Kyrgyzstan and China. China Trip, China Travel, Silk Road, Central Asia, Adventure Awaits, World Cultures, First World, Shanghai, Countries
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the silk road

The Torugart Pass is a remote mountain border crossing between Kyrgyzstan and China . Until 2002 when the Irkeshtam pass was opened for passenger traffic between the two countries it was the only border crossing between China and the Kyrgyz Republic which could be used by tourists – for example, those travelling the Silk Road . Most foreign tourists cross Torugart as part of a Silk-Road Tour. Many people, however, prefer to travel independently rather than take an organized tour. For them…

Parc national tadjik (montagnes du Pamir) – Tadjikistan Peking, Parc National, Silk Road, Central Asia, Where To Go, Places To Go, Islam, Landscapes, Scenery
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Parc national tadjik (montagnes du Pamir) – Tadjikistan