Lahic Ismailli Azerbaijan Travel

Lahic: Sheep And Copper In The Mountains Of Azerbaijan

The Sheep Had Completely Blocked the Road To Lahic. There was no way around them. On one side were steep, jagged cliffs that terrifyingly looked as if they would come violently crashing down upon us at any moment and on the other side was a precipitous drop which fell hundreds of metres into the rocky gorge below. And all around us, …

Sheki Azerbaijan Travel

The Wolf Man Of Sheki

The Old Man of Sheki was staring at me with a mad look in his eyes. He beckoned me over with a frantic gesture as he sat crossed legged on a ragged sheep skin on the floor. The greying, dishevelled Azerbaijani man had a crazy glint in eyes, and something large at his feet, hidden away beneath a colourful stitched blanket. Who …

The Mud Volcanoes of Azerbaijan Baku

The Mud Volcanoes Of Azerbaijan

The strange mud volcanoes of Azerbaijan are a bizarre natural phenomenon in the desert near Baku. Azerbaijan styles itself as the land of fire. It’s a resource rich country, where oil literally seeps out of the ground and occasionally just doesn’t stop burning. A lesser known side effect of the huge stores of natural resources, has been the strange occurrence …

How To Get An Uzbekistan Visa In Baku Azerbaijan

How To Get An Uzbekistan Visa In Baku!

This Survival Guide Will explain exactly how to get an Uzbekistan visa in Baku, Azerbaijan! Uzbekistan! The Central Asian country where the ancient Silk Road meets the Soviet Union! There’s deserts, stunning mosques, dried up seas, delicious Plov to eat and hospitable locals to meet. If you really want to understand the history of Central Asia, then Uzbekistan is an …