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August 2012 – Bokhara, Uzbekistan The One that Got Away! I had finished reading Travels into Bokhara: The Narrative of a Voyage on the Indus Being an account of a Journey from India to Cabool, Tartary and Persia. (1834)  by Sir Alexander Burnes not long before I reached the Amulet Hotel.  It had originally been built as a madrasah for Islamic students to study philosophy and religion in the early 19th century by the famous… Read More