The western Turkmenistan city of Dehistan/Mishrian was once a major economic center from the to the Centuries, as it lay squarely on an important trade route of Greater Iran. This site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List on Febr
The Investiture of Ardeshir by Ahura Mazda, from Taq-e Bostan. Taq-e Bostan is the site of a series of large rock reliefs from the Sassanid Empire of Persia CE), located in the Zagros Mountains in western Iran, along a Silk Road caravan route.
The Burana Tower is a large minaret (a tall, thin tower of a mosque w/a balcony from which the people are called to prayer)in the Chuy Valley in northern Kyrgyzstan. It is located about 80 km east of the country's capital Bishkek