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Jean-Claude Van Damme in Azerbaijan

Vandam village of Gabala district of Azerbaijan is now a new home for a statue of Jean-Claude Van Damme.

Baku Jazz Festival 2019

Baku hosts the Baku Jazz Festival – 2019. More than 25 concerts and events have been organized.

Resorts of Naphtalan

Naftalan is known for the fact that it produces medicinal oil – naphthalan. The foundations of a laboratory study of the properties of oil and minerals of Naftalan were laid in 1926.

Khinalug

Khinalug is an ancient Caucasian village going back to the Caucasian Albanian period. It is located high up in the mountains of Guba district of Azerbaijan.

Mardakan Castle

Mardakan castle is a quadrangular historic castle located in Mardakan. It is one of the most noticeable castles in Mardakan. The castle was built in the middle of the 12th century.

Tourism in Azerbaijan

The World Travel and Tourism Council reported that Azerbaijan is now among the top ten countries that has the greatest increase in visitors from 2010 to 2016.

Common phrases

When you will visit Azerbaijan, like in any other country, definitely there will be some people that don’t speak English at all. Here are some most common Azerbaijani phrases.

How to get to Azerbaijan

Air Transportation You can travel to Azerbaijan by plane. The national carrier of Azerbaijan is Azerbaijan Airlines

National parks of Azerbaijan

National Parks of Azerbaijan are run by the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Diri Baba Mausoleum

Diri Baba mausoleum stands in a square located on a cliff. The first storey has a hall, which has a passageway to an octahedral cupola from a small vestibule.

Juma Mosque

Juma Mosque in Shamakhi (743 AD) is the oldest in Azerbaijan and one of the tourist attractions often visited by travellers. It is included into our Shamakhi and Gabala tour.

Shopping in Baku

Colourful markets of Baku are a real sight. Green Market is the most famous and popular one. This is where you should go in search of the best fruits and vegetables, meat and dairy products and other popular delicacies.

Baku Nightlife

Baku among all cities in Azerbaijan is the most vibrant for its nightlife, ranging from clubs, bars, and discos to live music. Prices for food and drinks are reasonable in comparison to their American and European counterparts.

Old City

Baku Old Town is the biggest historical attraction in Baku. Being classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the Old Town is not only a bunch of ancient stones, but it is a lively area with about 3000 inhabitants.

Azerbaijani Cuisine

Azerbaijani national cuisine is very diverse and has dozens of different types of dairy, meat, flour, vegetable dishes. Such a diversity was influenced by the geographical conditions and social status of people.