Baku, Azerbaijan's capital, and the largest city in the Caucasus, lies on Caspian Sea. During the Soviet era, it was a seaside vacation destination and popular for its spas. The picturesque Old City (icheri shekher), the new boomtown and the Soviet-built town make up Baku.
From the Baku Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Baku
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I would say a big 'thank you' to the hostess of the place and her whole very supportive family! Not only they hosted us, a group of 14 bicycle-tourists from Estonia in their own living-room and bedroom, but they also stored our huge bicycle boxes in their tiny courtyard for 2 weeks and tried to protect us in all ways from the shakals of Baku's tour ... more
Georgie et Azerbaidjan
centaines de Km dans les plaines du centre de ce pays afin de rejoindre Baku. Nous regrettons de ne pas l avoir traversé en été pour encore mieux en profiter. Nous sommes donc finalement bien arrivés à Baku ...
Posted in Tour d'Asie en vélo by Arnaud et Seb
we got to Baku and just stood and watched while I tried to open it. Lastly, the similarly officious toilet attendant at Baku station refused to let me in as I didn't have any Azeri money. You ...
Posted in travels 2010 by sue deegan