Republic of Uzbekistan


Country profile:

Location: Central Asia.
Borders: Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan.
Capital: Tashkent.
Area: 448,978 km2.
Population: 32,121,000.
Currency: Uzbekistan Som UZS.
Succession from Soviet Union: year 1991.

Travel articles about Uzbekistan

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Uzbekistan Travel Guide: The ideal 2-week itinerary + photos

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20 best places to visit in Uzbekistan

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13 of the Best Places to Visit in Karakalpakstan, Northern Uzbekistan

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