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May 11, 2016 - Baku to Sheki, Azerbaijan

Wednesday 11th May 2016 Baku to Sheki, Azerbaijan Up early today for breakfast and left on the bus at 8:30am with all our luggage. We were leaving Baku after a full week here. It has been very enjoyable, the people seem very warm, relaxed and friendly. The first stop today was the lookout that we had previously visited by ourselves and which overlooked the city and bay. The guide told us about the history of Azerbaijan regarding conquests by various enemies and remembrances of wars past. After checking out the sights for the last time, we...

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Oct 7, 2008 - Tbilisi to Sheki, Azerbaijan

October 7, 2008 Tuesday – Tbilisi/Sheki In the morning we ventured a short distance outside of Tblisi to the open air Ethongraphy Museum. Spread across a couple of hundred acres, there are 50 homes collected from around the country providing you with a comprehensive view of the variety of archictectural styles that dot Georgia’s countryside. The woodwork craftmanship of architectural details is extraordinary as you will see in the photos. One of the larger structures is a bit like an 18th C. country inn that you find in the eastern United...

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Jan 19, 2008 - Shaki (AZERBAIJAN)

El viaje a Azerbaijan fue bastante "multimodal" pero rapido! Primero que nada, en la estacion de Tiflis donde fui no habia nada yendo a Azerbaijan. Tuve que averiguar a que otra estacion ir, y felizmente encontre una marshrutka (combi) yendo a un pueblo cercano a la frontera. Despues tome un taxi a la frontera, la cruce a pie, todo bien, y luego otro taxi al 1er pueblo de Azerbaijan. Ahi cambie plata y me subi en otro taxi al siguiente pueblo. Ahi por fin tome otra marshrutka, que felizmente salio al toque, a Shaki. Todo bastante rapido,...

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