Hyatt Regency Baku

Address: Bakikhanov Street, Baku, 370065, Azerbaijan | 5 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Baku

Crossing the Caspian Sea

A travel blog entry by ralph.rydell on Jul 22, 2015

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... in my room. Fortunately I had slept pretty well on the train. Another catch was that the boat was leaving from an alternatve port 70 km South of the main port. So it was now getting night time and the boat was said to be leaving about 11 or midnight. I had to take a $70 taxi ride to the port. Went through some immigation and customs and hiked out to the boat.There was a young Canadian man who was living in Russia and working there who mwas also making the passage. He ...

Crossing the Caspian Sea

A travel blog entry by marqual on Nov 11, 2013

8 photos

... from our tour opted for the $5 breakfast on board that included really greasy eggs, sausage, and bread but I chose to eat an apple instead.

Since there wasn't much to look at except the expansive sea and an occassional oil rig or sea gull, I decided to get some excise by walking around the top deck of the ship. Some of the seamen tried to invite me to share their tea or talk with them. I think the girls on our trip were a bit of a novelty for ...

'Check out my gravel pit...'

A travel blog entry by andyball on May 20, 2013

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... beer...)

Phil was the first to arrive and he was covered from head to toe in mud. The volcanos are caused by gas bubbling up from the ground which is warm and causes the mud to stay liquefied. They bubble up and form a volcano shape at the top. Phil ventured a little too close and ended up down to his waist in mud, glorious mud! The video is amazing and ...

1305. The Long Ride Across Azerbaijan

A travel blog entry by nathanphil on Aug 30, 2012

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... milling about in the hot sun. People definitely have a different physique then Georgians. Dark hair (men seem to like the Ceaser haircut) and a distinct look that's sort of between Turkish and Iranian. I'm intrigued already about this "in between" country... Is this place culturally European? Middle Eastern? ex-Soviet? Central Asian? I'm looking forward to finding out.

Here we stand around and wait... and wait... our bus doesn't show up. Other buses pass through but ours ...

The Crossing from hell - Or was it?

A travel blog entry by kev-buxton on Jun 17, 2012

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... side if the Caspian Sea.

I need to state at this point that we were all in a state of dread and anticipation about the ferry trip and crossing to come. We had heard several bad reports about the crossing with regard to the accommodation we would be put up in and the state of the toilets which I have described in previous blogs! Originally the plan was to sleep 'on deck' in our sleeping bags and ...