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Visa and Registration in Azerbaijan

Hi Everyone! It is been a while since I posted my last blog. This make be me realize how much I miss blogging. Glad to be back.…

Novruz Ready!!

Novruz is one of the most ancient holidays in Azerbaijan. Only after the fall of Soviet rule, people started celebrating Novruz more openly. It is the celebration…

Baku White City

The Black City is a 221-ha area located in Eastern Baku and whose negative industrial condition was inherited from the 19th century’s oil boom. It played an…

How 2015 European Games will affect Baku?

From the first Olympic Games that took place in Greece, 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, and next year, First European Games in Baku. Nowadays, Olympics aim for…

The Summer is Here

Summer...do you get here ?? Okay ! Here in Baku summer blooms like a flower, without warning, without notice...and get enough ! Gulls take possession of the…

Photo-Story 2013/14

Hello guys, here is a Photo-Story about my beautiful Baku ! But now no more words and enjoy the pictures ![gallery orderby="rand"]

Last Fandango in Baku

The leaves on the tree outside my balcony are greening just as our Baku adventure is coming to an end, and finally, the long awaited beautiful summer…

A Guiding Light on the Shore

Sahil? What does it mean? I’ve googled the word and I’ve found these definitions: 1) A rarely used South Asian masculine name meaning ‘guide’ , an English…

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