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Souk Bukhariah

Aug 30,2012 | 22:56
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Photos of Souk Bukhariah, the oldest market in downtown Amman. The souk was established in 1942 and named after Central Asian refugees, mostly from Bukharain Uzbekistan. The souk offers equestrian and pilgrim requirements, leather, knives and beads (by Muath Freij)

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