About Uzbekistan

Arts & Crafts The art culture of Uzbekistan is based on all the best achievements of the Uzbek people throughout history. National arts and crafts occupy a prominent place in the cultural heritage of Uzbekistan. In the Middle Ages, Uzbek arts developed in the...
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General Facts about Uzbekistan Uzbekistan is a new independent state in Central Asia. After the collapse of the USSR Uzbekistan chose peace-loving democratic policy and launched reforms to develop a market economy and enter international economic society as a full member. Formal...
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History of Uzbekistan The culture of the nations found in the territory of Uzbekistan has a very rich history. In the 8th century the armies of an Arab caliph invaded Mawarannahr ("The Land Beyond River"), the territory between the Amudarya river, the Syrdarya river and...
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Historical and architectural monuments of Uzbekistan On the plains of Central Asia there are many cities with hundreds of architectural monuments from various epochs. Among the most famous are Samarkand, Bukhara, Khiva, Shakhrisabz, Termez and Kokand. These cities were centers of science and art. Great...
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Uzbek Cuisine One particularly distinctive and well-developed aspect of Uzbek culture is their cuisine. Unlike their nomadic neighbours, the Uzbeks have had a settled civilization for centuries. Between the deserts and mountains, in the oasis and fertile valleys,...
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Uzbek customs and traditions Traveling in Central Asia is a cultural experience with ancient traditions still rooted deeply in everyday life.The art of hospitalityThrough the cities along the Great Silk Road, such as Naryn, Bukhara, Samarkand and Khiva, passed hundreds and...
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