On the way from the bus stop to the old town:
It wouldn't be Uzbekistan, if there was no cotton...
The old town (the part surrounded by the city wall) of Khiva is preserved in its entirety and considered as UNESCO world cultural heritage:
Kalta Minor Minaret:
The city wall:
We stayed in a small private hotel.
Tombs on the city wall:
In Khiva our group seperated. Anja and Veronika went home from here with stopovers at the Aral lake and Astrakhan. I left one day later and made a "lttle" detour via Irkutsk in Siberia...
Veronika and Anja at a bread-bakery:
The bazar of Khiwa:
Khiva by night:
Uzebek money... 60000 Som for the train ticket to Atyrau in Kazakhstan