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Caspian Sea, leaving Turkmenistan and heading to Baku
Our Caspian Sea ship
Meeting new friends on our voyage over the Caspian sea
Friends we meet.
Having a good time crossing the Caspian Sea
Baku Governments House, Baku
World Heritage/UNESCO site: Maidens Tower, Giz Galasi, located in the Old City, Baku, in Azerbaijan, was built in the 12th century as part of the walled city.
Old town area Baku
Our caravanserai entrance
Inside courtyard of the caravanseri we stayed at
The Palace of Shaki Khans which was a summer residence of Shaki Khans, still remains one of the most visible landmarks of Seki. Constructed in 1762 without a single nail is one of the most marvelous monuments of its epoch.
Amazing tile work
Sheepskin hats called Papakha – Seki
Walking in the streets of Seki
Petroglyphs in the National Park Gobustan dating back 12000 years
World Heritage/UNESCO site: Gobustan National Park. The reserve has more than 6,000 rock engravings dating back between 5,000 – 40,000 years
Bre and Savannah Mud volcano in Gobustan
If you would like to view more photos check out our Azerbaijan photo essay here