We stood upon a small hill gazing at towering wonders before us. Jumbled smooth columns and horizontal bands jammed tightly together. Indentations pockmarked the sheer face of the wall. Meanwhile, a miniature-looking bright red flag beat back and forth in the breeze atop one high point. While the towering rusty
Ruins of an ancient civilization lie beneath the waters of a large lake in Central Asia. A nearly forgotten kingdom from long ago possessed development levels on par with ancient Greece. Meanwhile, the current Silk Road corridor bursts today with fascinating facts, intriguing speculation, and long and colorful historic tales.