Ambassador Hotel Baku
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Baku
... I was on cook group today, so we prepared a breakfast of fried eggs and bread.
There was a ship graveyard on the other side of the wall where we had parked the truck. There was some debate whether we were allowed in there or to take pictures given the big restrictions on picture taking in this country but several of us spent awhile in the ship graveyard, openly taking pictures and the guards didn't say a thing. Then, I though of a good idea ...
... That plan went to **** about thirty seconds later at the first left hand turn. Calypso’s back end slid around and the rear drivers side wheels dropped into a drainage ditch. The truck tipped to the right to shouts of alarm from the gang in the back. Driver tried to bash her back out before she settled but it was too late, we were bogged good and proper!
Mud, Sweat and Cheers!
We ended work early which gave us the opportunity to do a little sightseeing. Luckily they arranged a driver for us to go south about an hour to see the Gobustan Rock Carvings.
Another UNESCO World Heritage Site checked off the list.
I really wanted to see the lions, but they don't let people go into that area.
... has some kind of corny looking mannequins that are supposed to be Hindu holy men. In the center is the covered altar with a little flame burning in the center...
...Anyways... more of a symbolic place, more than anything.
I'm going to try to walk back to downtown, for a thorough hike across Baku from the fire temple to the heart of the modern city... would be significant I suppose. But As I trudge along the sun scorched road I start to wonder if this ...
14 hrs, 2.2 kms
Day Total: 14 hrs, 2.2 kms
Today I'm off on my once in a lifetime trip to Azerbaijan. This is a new experience for me... usually when I visit a country I think "well, if miss something, I can always come back later and visit it again" but in Azerbaijan, unless they remove the high visa fee, I won't ever come back again--so I've got to make sure I explore it right the first time.
I've done my research, I've listed all the major cities that I ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet