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A week in Baku – the city center and interesting stories

As I have written in the previous post, I spent a week in Baku upon invitation from the NATO International School of Azerbaijan. We stayed in the suburb of Shikhov, close to the Caspian sea. Since it’s low season, there were almost no other guests. The hotel is far away from the city center. Although it provides free shuttle services to guests, buses run only once in 1.5-2 hours.

Surroundings of a mosque in Shikhov

Surroundings of a mosque in Shikhov – click on the images to enlarge them

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