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Sunset falling on Khiva, an ancient city situated on the left bank of the Amu-Darya river. Khiva is a unique monument town, completely preserved in the cultural style of the region. In 1967 it was proclaimed a town-reserve and since 1990 one part of Khiva the Ichan-kala was recognized by UNESCO as an historical monument of world significance.

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  • Copyright: maja mostarcic (tulipan7) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 76 W: 0 N: 119] (804)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-10-09
  • Categories: Daily Life
  • Exposure: f/8, 1/160 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2009-07-18 3:17
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