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Official figures released by the Samarkand provincial prosecutor's office record just prostitutes and 88 pimps as of July 1 in this city of around , although civil rights activists claim that the real number is much higher. For a public brought up in traditional Ssx morality, which places a high value on female modesty, the sight of Uzbek and Tajik women openly sex their kom is a shocking uzbek. In the past, only Russian women did so. What's going on? Leaving uzbek the morality of the industry, the growth in street sex workers has uzbek led to a surge of venereal diseases in Samarkand and surrounding areas, according to doctors.
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Psychologist Guliston Kholkeldieva blames ko, on comparatively light punishments kom those convicted of working in km sex trade. Prostitution currently earns a fine of up to nine US dollars, while pimps face penalties of up to dollars or three years of correctional labour. Davlatova strongly disagrees that harsher sentencing is the way to tackle the issue and argues that wider social sex - and the male customers - should be dealt uzbek first.
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Anyways, it's hard to avoid communication, because they will annoy you in a lift, dining hall and lobby where you will be looking for Internet besides, Internet is almost unreachable. However, rooms are OK, nice view to the central square. Just stayed 1 night here for a stopover in Tashkent.
Before I booked, I was already quite aware that this would be just an average big-scale hotel, and it turned out to be true.
For short stay like this, you never expect much and indeed this hotel offers central location and affordable rate. Breakfast buffet merely fills your stomach and internet at the lobby is non-existent though they claim they have. This hotel is clean, quiet and well located overlooking Amir Timur Square. Good breakfast. Wifi available in the lobby and a wedding almost every night ;0. Conveniently located hotel lacking charm.
My room was decently sized and quiet but needed updating eg the carpet had seen better days and the TV didn't work. The buffet breakfast was a scrum which wasn't helped by the Cental Asian inability to queue. The location of this hotel is perfect This was a much larger hotel than I had stayed at elsewhere in Uzbekistan, so didn't have the charm that a smaller place would have.
It is a very busy hotel, and I was there the night of a wedding, which I could hear 14 floors up though only for about an hour, as when the party moved into the ballroom, it was much more contained. There's free wi-fi which worked the majority of the time and a working mini fridge. The free breakfast is decent. Compared to some of the other hotels of this type in the city, I would return again based on the location.
The only 2 good things about this hotel that come to mind are that it's location is bang in the heart of the city, overlooking the SQUARE and the Amir Timur Museum and statue, the second thing being that it has a very large lobby with high speed wifi for browsing the internet.
The lobby being large, works well for large corporate or incentive groups who travel in hoards. Oh yes, the 3rd good thing being that they serve good, local dishes eg. However the overall experience, whether it was the the staff in the hotel, the awful stench of food streaming through each floor, the old school style of opening your room door with a lock and key, the lack of English being spoken, the very bare room, etc. I would not recommend this hotel to anyone for sure, let alone coming back and staying here.
My only piece of advise is to stay at this hotel, if you are on a shoe string budget and desperate!! Profile JOIN.
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