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Northwest China Silk Road - 중국 서북부 타클라마칸 사막 실크로드. 이런 곳으로 모험을 떠나고 싶다.

Northwest China Silk Road - 중국 서북부 타클라마칸 사막 실크로드. 이런 곳으로 모험을 떠나고 싶다.

The Stone City Kashgar, the junction of the middle route and southern route of the ancient Silk Road

Kashgar Attractions, Kashgar tourist attractions, Tourist Spots in .

Sands of the Taklamakan. The caravans of the Silk Road skirted this immense desert (270,000 square km) on their journey between Xian and the Mediterranean coast.

Sands of the Taklamakan. The caravans of the Silk Road skirted this immense desert square km) on their journey between Xian and the Mediterranean coast.

caravan on silk road

Vintage image of traders on the Silk Road: Fall inspiration

Marco Polo, Genghis Khan, China and the Silk Road: Excavation of Tuyugou Grottoes in Shanshan County, Xinjiang

Tuyugou Grottoes was the earliest Buddhist grottoes in eastern Xinjiang. It was located at the Mazha village Tuyugou Township, Shanshan County in Xinjiang

Tash Rabat caravanserai on the Silk Road, Kyrgyzstan

Tash Rabat was on one of the two routes of the Silk Road that went around Lake Chatyr-Kol and is hidden in a small valley protected from the elements.

Silk Road from China to the Middle East

Discover Tash Rabat in At-Bashi District, Kyrgyzstan: Extremely isolated Silk Road caravanserai in the middle of nowhere.

Hami, as the eastern gate of Xinjiang, was an important town on the northern route of the ancient Silk Road. Within its territory are many beacon towers, ancient cities, tombs, stone tablets and rock carvings. The purpose of beacon towers along the Silk Road was to form, together with the Great Wall, a complete defense system.

Hami, as the eastern gate of Xinjiang, was an important town on the northern route of the ancient Silk Road. Within its territory are many beacon towers, ancient cities, tombs, stone tablets and rock carvings. The purpose of beacon towers along the Silk Road was to form, together with the Great Wall, a complete defense system.

Tash-Rabat Caravanserai in Kyrgyzstan. According to one author, this is probably the best-preserved Silk Road site you will find, and no other retains as much of its original atmosphere. (V)

Tash-Rabat Caravanserai in Kyrgyzstan. According to one author, this is probably the best-preserved Silk Road site you will find, and no other retains as much of its original atmosphere.

2000 year old remnants of the Silk Road, Dunhuang, Gansu Province, China

Stupas in the Desert of Mogao, at Dunhuang, Gansu Province, China

2000 year old remnants of the Silk Road, Dunhuang, Gansu Province, China

Dawn breaks over the Tash Rabat Caravanserai, an ancient Silk Road stopover, high in the Tian Shan, back in Kyrgyzstan

Dawn breaks over the Tash Rabat Caravanserai, an ancient silk road stopover, high in the Tian Shan, Kyrgyzstan

Dayahatyn Caravanserai, Turkmenistan. One of the most remarkable Silk Road caravanserais, but difficult to see on a transit visa.

Dayahatyn Caravanserai, Turkmenistan. One of the most remarkable Silk Road caravanserais, but difficult to see on a transit visa.

Lanzhou Silk Road Festival, Festival in Gansu Province, Silk Road in Gansu

Lanzhou Silk Road Festival is first built in and then, every year from the to September;

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