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Azerbaijan

Hitch-hiking in Azerbaijan Contents 1) Visas 2) Advantages 3) Disadvantages 4) Things you should be aware of 5) Hitch-hiker’s phrasebook 6) Road map of Azerbaijan 7) Main border crossings 8) Best areas for hitch-hiking 9) Most beautiful natural spot 10) … Continue reading

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Mud volcanoes of Gobustan, Azerbaijan

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Everyone knows volcanoes, but have you ever seen a volcano which instead of hot lava spits out cold gooey mud? These can be found near Gobustan (Qobustan), a settlement situated 64km southwest of Baku, Azerbaijan. . They are located in … Continue reading

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Baku by night

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There aren’t that many other cities in the world where a breeze smells of oil, but in Baku it’s a rather pleasant whiff. Travelling to Baku in Azerbaijan, we didn’t really know what to expect. We anticipated an awful, dark … Continue reading

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