Palace Hotel Baku

39 Khatai Ave, Baku, AZ1008, Azerbaijan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Baku


A travel blog entry by stephanieviolet


... the price as we weren't keen to pay the agreed price for our first guy and then on top of that even more for the second taxi. We finally reached an agreement with one guy and hopped in his old white Lada for a bit of 4wd driving up the muddy mountain to reach the volcanoes. Our shoes were soon ditched once we realised how thick the mud was and surprisingly we didn't actually manage to slip on the muddy hills. You could hear the volcanoes (which were about 1-4 metres high) gurgling ...

Crossing the Caspian Sea

A travel blog entry by marqual


... this could have been any mall in America. I was surprised to see that the mall restroom had toilet paper and you could actually flush it down the toilet (for the rest of the trip, we've been placing it in a rubbish bin since the plumbing isn't strong enough to suck the TP down the drain. I spent a little more time walking in the park on the side of the Sea - I was surprised to see so many people out enjoying the park so late on a drizzly Monday night.

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1305. The Long Ride Across Azerbaijan

A travel blog entry by nathanphil


... clamber into his rickety Soviet antique and head back to where I started.

Back next to the bus station, there I a couple taxis and my guardian angel drops me off. Foolishly I ask the taxi driver of there's a metro station nearby. He tells me that the metro is closed already (which is a lie--but what would you expect?) he agrees to take me to town for 10 Euros.

Since there's no way I'm going to wander off into the dark again, I figure I'd better accept.

Amazing Azerbaijan!

A travel blog entry by kev-buxton


... of Shaki Khans which was constructed without a single nail being used and is probably the number 1 tourist attraction in Sheki.

During the evening we ventured down into the town to check out the local bar scene and get some food. What immediately became apparent was that there were no local woman around. Everywhere was occupied by local men sat around drinking either beer or tea - Strange.

On Wednesday we had a long drive along ...


A travel blog entry by betsybond


... and helped Gareth fill in the massive amount of paperwork required for the package – he'd written out his address about seven or eight times by the time he was done. We bid farewell to our new friend then scrambled with not much time left to get the goodies on our list.

Back at the hotel it was a waiting game. The game had set meeting times at the hotel where Helen and Rogan would tell us if we would sail this night or ...

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