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the South Path of the Silk Road

Northside of Takelamagan, Northern Foothills of Kunlun Mountain, Hotan 848000, China
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The Silk Route dream being replaced by a bustling activity

Go there, and go fast!! because the South Silk Route is disappearing as the North Silk route has... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
cgriell
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Barcelona, Spain
Amazing things no one is seeing

As I went around seeing the sites in Hotan and Kuche, I couldn't believe that no other foreigners... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Swimmmer63
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Northside of Takelamagan, Northern Foothills of Kunlun Mountain, Hotan 848000, China
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Go there, and go fast!! because the South Silk Route is disappearing as the North Silk route has already disappeared. Of course, no more camels transport goods through the dusty caravan paths that link the oasis cities. Now, a route (G315) go through them, so...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

As I went around seeing the sites in Hotan and Kuche, I couldn't believe that no other foreigners were there. Hotan is where Buddhism first arrived in China, it is where Jade is still found in the river, there are ruins all over the place,...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2014

Having travelled the Southern Silk Route for several years the changes are amazing. A mere matter of twelve years ago the eastern part had no roads connecting the oases and it really was an adventure. These days with a road connecting every oasis you can...More

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