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63 Neftchilar avenue, Baku, 370001, Azerbaijan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Baku

Crossing the Caspian Sea

A travel blog entry by marqual


... 10:30. As I went to the back of the boat to watch the lights, Bruce killed me with a pillow in the "Murder on the Caspian" game. The city was lit as well as the oil rigs just off the coast, including some with bright flames in the night. I stayed up until midnight.

Steps: 16,985

Mon, Nov 11

I slept in until 9:00 - maybe the latest I've slept on the whole trip. The seas were very calm last night so I got really good sleep. ...

Last Day in Baku and End of Tour

A travel blog entry by dmarek


... he thought I was too slow to keep up. When we got back, people had already gone to their rooms so I didn't really get to say goodbye to most everyone. It is too sad anyway. I went up on the 12th floor to get some photos of the Flame Towers building. It (or they - the towers) is quite extraordinary. It is flame-shaped and lights up as if flames were going up it. Then it switches to people dancing and waving the Azerbaijan ...

A new beginning by the Caspian sea

A travel blog entry by camilla.solberg


... Of course, I have worked long enough with these sort of exchanges to know that I'm bound to suffer culture shock at some point, but as for now I'm enjoying the experience.So far I have enjoyed the Azerbaijani hospitality given by the AIESECers and I'm starting to discover the city that will be my home for the next 13 months.❤ from Baku,

Heading across the Caspian Sea

A travel blog entry by pato_mahala


... boarding the ship took about 4 hrs; from boarding to leaving the port took 3hours; time spent at sea was 27hrs, and time from arriving as the Turkmenistan port to clearing customs took at least another 4 hrs. Total transit between borders was 38hrs for what on a good day takes about 15hrs. Turkmenistan is the first 'stan’ on our itinerary and we are both eager and excited to bite our teeth into it and report back as to what these unknown ‘stan’ places are really like. ...

Cyber War

A travel blog entry by mkuechel


... creeping along, not making a valid catch for him. Just as we pass him, he turns his car around and returns back to Baku. What a moron.

- We get out OK, relieved the cop didn't report some trumped up charges, vowing never to return, and hire some hackers to shut down the countries sewer system or something fun. We are very happy and relieved when we cross into Georgia, where we are greeted in perfect English by guards on Segways: "Welcome to Georgia".


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