An underground world of Soviet opulence

An underground world of Soviet opulence

Last summer, for the first time ever, Uzbekistan began allowing photography in its opulent metro, which has been described as one of the most ornate in the world.

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An underground world of Soviet opulence View image of Themed stations (Credit: Credit: Taylor Weidman)

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