Communication in Uzbekistan

Although the Uzbek Internet and cellular communication are different from foreign ones both in speed and quality. Every tourist should know how to ensure communication and the Internet in the country. Most hotels provide internet via Wi-Fi. But if there is no such service in your hotel so you can buy a SIM card in any cellular shop nearby. There are four mobile operators in Uzbekistan: Beeline, UMS, Ucell, Uzmobile…

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Independence Square in Tashkent

Independence Square or “Mustakillik Maydoni” is not just a square it is a place where all the people gather during holidays, where it is always pleasant to walk along the green alleys surrounded by the sound of fountains. Just approaching the square and stepping on granite steps with the beautiful fountains we can see the majestic structure of 16 marble columns with the storks flying on the top that are…

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Tashkent TV Tower

Tashkent TV tower 375 metres high is the highest structure in Central Asia. It is rather earthquake-resistant and can withstand earthquake with magnitude of 9 points on the Richter scale. TV power was built in 1981. Its main function was television and radio broadcasting. Broadcasting centre is the largest in Central Asia. Moreover the TV tower is equipped with a special observation platform where the city is spread along the…

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Shaitan Zhiga – Helmet of the Devil

Shaitan Zhiga – “Helmet of the Devil” This is a name of mysterious plateau hidden from curious eyes in off spurs of Zerafshan range 30 km from Samarkand not far away from Urgut. Rocks here look like fantastic sculptural masterpieces – frozen demons, idols of the ancient Gods, petrified prehistorical monsters. Among them you can find the figures of animals ( bear, tiger, huge a frog, pangolin, bird of prey)…

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Uzbek Pilaf

Pilaf takes a honourable and special place in Uzbek cuisine.The process of cooking pilaf is just an art for Uzbek people and it may take you a whole life to approach to this secret of art. We are going to tell you some interesting facts about this delicious dish. There are lots of types for cooking pilaf worldwide.Imagine that there are more than 200 kinds of pilaf only in Uzbekistan.There…

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Uzbek National Dress

Uzbek national national dress is very beautiful and has its own specific features. Since the ancient times unusualness of the national dress was specified by climatic and handicraft conditions. Till the present days it preserves its archaism features. Uzbek people have an original fabric named atlas that differs from other ones in its colorfulness and delicacy. Generally women’s light dresses are made of it. As for the men’s wear there…

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Uzbek Melons

Despite the fact that the watermelon is really good – sweet, juicy – there is no “honey” in it; “honey” is in the melon. The Uzbeks say so. But this is really so! One has only to leave the melon cut in the open air, as bees and wasps immediately fly on it and drink sweet juice. In order to determine the ripeness of the melon, it is enough for…

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Uzbekistan Interesting Facts

Uzbekistan is a mysterious country for a foreign traveler today. Many have desire to see it with their own eyes. Therefore, you will be presented with some interesting facts about Uzbekistan below that may be of use for you: the best seasons for visiting Uzbekistan is spring and autumn. There is unbearable heat in summer; air temperature may reach 50 degrees Celsius and it is rather cold in winter. Everything…

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Tourism in Uzbekistan

Tourism is one of the important economy branch of Uzbekistan today. Great attention is being paid to development of tourism, organization of service for foreign guests according to all international standards. During the years of independence, our country made a significant breakthrough in this field focusing on the historical and cultural values, renaissance and revival of national traditions and customs, restoration and arrangement of architectural monuments. Every year Uzbekistan is…

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Travelling in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan is a state of great cities with a huge number of architectural structures of different historical periods. Samarkand, Bukhara and Khiva are much appreciated around the world. These cities being Rome and Babylon coevals used to be the largest centres of Islamic and Eastern culture and spirituality. The greatest scientists and sophists of those days lived in these cities. Their beauty was supplemented with luxurious palace, minarets and mausoleums….

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