The Wonders of Baku September 29th 2010 A simple title, isn’t it? A captive title is a prerequisite of interesting story, perhaps. Now let’s have a look at the Caspian Sea shore, at the city called Baku - the capital of Azerbaijan; the city of beautiful girls (but my eye will spot a beautiful girl anywhere), sand-coloured buildings, old fortress walls, crazy drivers, “crazy” prices and yet a warm and friendly atmosphere.
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Asia » Azerbaijan » Baku Azerbaijan - a nation with a Turkic and majority-Muslim population - regained its independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Despite a 1994 cease-fire, Azerbaijan has yet to resolve its conflict with Armenia over the Azerbaijani Nag... ... read more