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Category: Azerbaijan

The Resurrection of Christ

The Sunday of the Resurrection is the glorious day described by the Orthodox Church as the “…unique and Holy day, king and lord of days, feast of feasts, solemnity of […]

Poppies (spring mood)

Once in May, I decided to go outside of the city, in order to take a picture of the dawn in the mountains, passing by the town of Shemakha (Azerbaijan), […]

Chenlibel Lake

The lake is located near Nugedi village of Quba region of Azerbaijan. The place is beautiful, to get there at dawn, you need to leave Baku from the dark. But […]

Palace of Shirvanshahs

In this short photography-backed essay, we’ll take you to a journey inside one of the most prominent masterpieces of the medieval architecture of Azerbaijan. Our story is about the Palace […]


For the first time in Azerbaijan in Opera Studio of Baku Music Academy named after U. Hacibeyli took place the premier of the opera “Norma” by Vincenzo Bellini. Stage Director […]

Shamkir – Germany corner in Azerbaijan

Have you ever been in azerbaijani Germany? If not, please welcome. In the foothills of Minor Caucasus at the north-west Azerbaijan is the city of Shamkir. You’ll be surprised and ask […]

Ali Shamsi. The world of colors.

In the heart of Baku – Icherisheher (the Old City), surrounded by the walls of ancientfortress, there is a place through that it’s difficult to get past as for a […]

The unique Lake Garanohur

High in the mountains, between the dense forests lies the picturesque Lake Garanohur. The road to it leads through a thick thicket, mountain slopes and hills, therefore you can only […]

Mud volcanoes. Frozen in mosaic.

Today our trip will involve with a dangerous and at the same time beautiful natural phenomenon like mud volcanoes. They are dangerous because they are not predictable, and can erupt […]

Bibi-Heybat Mosque

How many wonderful places in Baku city. Just walk and enjoy. Today I visited the Bibi-Heybat mosque. This is an active mosque, at the same time it is one of […]

Khizi (Azerbaijan)

Khizi (Xızı) is the least-populous district of Azerbaijan. Its capital is the town of Xızı. The district has a remarkable variety of landscapes.   On the flat Caspian coast there are irrigated cattle and chicken-breeding lowlands […]