Day 77: Uzbek Currency

UPDATE: Since this blog was first posted, Uzbekistan has also introduced a 100,000 сўм banknote. The Uzbek сўм, or soʻm (pronounced sooom, like zoom, but with an "s"), is the national currency of the Republic of Uzbekistan.  With colorful banknotes depicting scenes of well known landmarks instead of leaders, this colorful currency is circulated in vast quantities … Continue reading Day 77: Uzbek Currency