Uzbekistan, officially also the Republic of Uzbekistan, is a landlocked country in Central Asia.

Following an ancient tradition, a family member must take a bite from a small piece of Uzbek bread before departing on a journey. The rest of that bread is kept hidden or buried until the traveler comes home.

Uzbekistan is in Central Asia, with a population of 33 million people. Its capital is Tashket, and the currency is Sum (UZS). The official language spoken is Uzbek.

Fun activities to do

To download the flag and map:

  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…

Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!