Things to do in Baku, Azerbaijan

Things to do in Baku, Azerbaijan

TOP THINGS TO DO IN BAKU About Baku Baku, also known as the city of winds, is the capital city of the Republic of Azerbaijan; a small but wealthy country in the south Caucasus region and a stop on the old Silk Road. The city of Baku lies at the bottom of the Absheron...
Silk Road Travel & How to get from London to China

Silk Road Travel & How to get from London to China

Silk Road Travel from London to China – All You Need to Know! Travelling from London to China along the Silk Road is a big undertaking that requires some planning, but is an incredibly rewarding journey that will take you through “strange” lands and...
Yanar Dag (Fire Mountain), Azerbaijan

Yanar Dag (Fire Mountain), Azerbaijan

What is Yanar Dag? Yanar Dag, or Fire Mountain, is a burning hillside in Azerbaijan where a natural gas deposit has been burning since the 13th Century. Where is Yanar Dag? The hillside is located 25km north of Baku in Azerbaijan. Yanar Dag – The Burning...
Caspian Sea Ferry (Baku to Turkmenbashi)

Caspian Sea Ferry (Baku to Turkmenbashi)

There are two main routes for the Caspian Sea Ferry. The first is Azerbaijan to Kazakhstan and the second is Azerbaijan to Turkmenistan. Cargo vessels leave from the port of Baku, Azerbaijan and head north east to Aktau or due east to Turkmenbashi. There is a lot of...