Europe - Asia
Cities along the Silk Road
Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Along the continental Silk Road
From Istanbul, Turkey to Yazd, Iran:
Abu Ghraib, Iraq
(was probably located near
From Yazd, Iran to Turpan, China
(See below: northern route along the Taklamakan desert):
From Yazd, Iran to Kashi, China:
From Kabul, Afghanistan to Arabian Sea port at Debal, Pakistan
The northern route along the
Taklamakan Desert from Kashi, China to Anxi, China:
The southern route along the
Taklamakan desert from Kashi, China to Anxi, China:
From Anxi, China to Xi'an, China:
Along the Silk Road (of the sea)
On Southeast Asia
List of Ptolemy
This following list is attributed to
All city names are Ptolemy's, throughout all his works.
Most of the names are included in
Some of the cities provided by Ptolemy either
- no longer exist today or
- have moved to different locations.
Nevertheless, Ptolemy has provided an important
historical reference for researchers.
(This list has been alphabetized.)
- East -
- North -
- India -
Argaru, Astakapra, Bacare, Balita, Barake,
Colchi, Erannoboas, Horaia, Kalliena, Mandagora, Melizeigara,
Nelcynda, Paethana, Palaepatmae, Palaesimundu,
Poduca, Semylla, Sopatma, Suppara, Tagara, Tymdis.
For a more information about
Cities along the Silk_Road see Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This page was retrieved and condensed from
see Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, January 2008.
All text is available under the terms of the
GNU Free Documentation License
Copyrights for details).
This information was correct in January 2008. E. & O.E.
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