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A walking tour through Baku: Following the footsteps of Ali & Nino

February 2, 2015 by Julia

After 17 months in Baku I believed that I saw all major museums and sights that a tourist/Expat could have. When friends recommended a walking tour I was interested, but… Read more…

Categories: Culture, Tourism

How to buy a carpet in Baku

October 2, 2014 by Julia

In a recent article I have written about souvenirs from Baku. Today, I will focus on Azerbaijan’s carpets. They make the most authentic and valuable souvenirs one can bring home…. Read more…

Baku Art City, a posh extension of the Boulevard

July 15, 2014 by Julia

The Baku Boulevard has a history of 100 years being a place of recreation for local residents and visitors. It has been extended several times. The newest addition to the… Read more…

Traveling to the Greater Caucasus Mountains: Baku – Sheki – Qax – Ilisu

June 30, 2014 by Julia

Let’s take a trip geographically and historically to the north of Azerbaijan, between the Russian Dagestan and Georgia. We will travel to Caucasian Albania, centuries before Azerbaijan’s wealth came from… Read more…

Categories: Culture, Food, Sports, Tourism

Watch FIFA World Cup in Baku on the Big screen

June 18, 2014 by Julia

 The FIFA World Cup  is on! 32 qualified teams in 8 different groups will entertain us from June 12th to July 13th. About 3.5 more weeks of extended evenings with… Read more…

Categories: Bar, Culture, Food, Sports

Souvenirs And Gifts: 5 ideas on what to bring from Azerbaijan

May 27, 2014 by Julia

Finding a good souvenir is always a dilemma. It should fit in your luggage and meet your budget, look nice on your wall or be practical and good for everyday… Read more…

Categories: Art, Culture, Shopping, Tourism

Jazz and Chatter in the Flame Tower

May 5, 2014 by Julia

An evening filled with warm conversations and classy Jazz music in the Jazz lounge of the Fairmont Hotel, Flame Towers. The Expat community Internations invited its members to sip on… Read more…

Categories: Culture, Dining, Food

Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center, discover Baku’s modern landmark

April 28, 2014 by Julia

Sunday night, a 15 minute audio and video display made the Cultural Center an eye catcher. A travel to the culture and art history of Azerbaijan was displayed on the… Read more…

Categories: Art, Culture

16 best restaurants you have to visit in Baku

April 2, 2014 by Julia

Baku has so many restaurants but how can you find the good ones? Usually, through recommendations or reviews. Common platforms like yelp or even TripAdvisor are either not available or… Read more…

Categories: Dining, Food

Art Lovers And Culture Enthusiasts

March 12, 2014 by Julia

Baku is full of young artists and interesting events. AngloInfo has an elaborated events calendar that will provide you with ideas for your next activities. Though, being a new and… Read more…

Categories: Art, Culture