The Crown Hotel

7, Neftchi Gurban Abbasov str., Baku, AZ 1003, Azerbaijan | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $171.00
 

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Azerbaijan

A travel blog entry by stephanieviolet

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... embassy for visas. The landscape difference to Georgia was quickly apparent on the drive, with barren deserts and hundreds of old school oil drills (oil was first discovered in Azerbaijan), a stark comparison to the greenness of Georgia. Once we hit the traffic of Baku we knew what everyone was talking about. Not only are there thousands of cars but they are all pulling out and into one another and blasting their horns like crazy. After we finally got through the traffic ...

Baku

A travel blog entry by hongkong2europe

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Day 30 C Sunrise over calm Caspian Sea and countless oil fields with their drilling rigs at the horizon. Far away we can spot Neft Daşları, a huge artificial city in the Caspian Sea without connection to the mainland. It's a strange place, build by multiple connections (300km of streets) between the drilling sites and ...

1305. The Long Ride Across Azerbaijan

A travel blog entry by nathanphil

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... to Azeri . The TVs show a lot of Turkish programs which people follow without a problem. Azeris feel a close affinity with Turkey, which I actually find refreshing. So many of the other former colonies of the Ottoman Empire seem to just focus on the negative aspects of the Ottoman rule--which I'm sure was real. But it's still nice to see a different attitude.

Then the 3rd language is Russian, which is not just to to it's Soviet past. Russia is the place to go ...

Amazing Azerbaijan!

A travel blog entry by kev-buxton

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... Hotel and then had to wait around to find out what was happening.


The situation is this. Calypso is only allowed on Azerbaijan roads for a maximum of 72 hours. It then has to be taken to customs at the port and stored. We have to catch a ferry from Baku to Turkmenbashi in Turkmenistan which is not an exact science. Until recently you could get a visa for Turkmenistan upon arrival there. The rules have changed for ferry passengers. You ...

Baku

A travel blog entry by betsybond

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... We had the afternoon to explore Baku and headed back to the old town – this time the band was back together and we worked on our next song. To the tune of the Pirate Song we changed up the words for crossing the Caspian Sea – it was completed a few days later and sung in not so fine form to Laura on her birthday during one of our long driving days in Turkmenistan.

The next meeting time in the waiting game was 6pm. ...

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Location

This 5 star hotel, located on 7, Neftchi Gurban Abbasov str., Baku, is near National Museum of Antiquities of Tajikistan, Parthian Settlement of Nisa, Ayni Opera & Ballet Theatre, and Arch of Neutrality.
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