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Publication type: Baku Vicinity

26 May 2017

Giz Galasy

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Giz Galasy, Baku Vicinity The most magnificent and mysterious landmark of Baku and in particular “Icheri-sheher” is “Gyz Galasy” – “The Maiden Tower”. It has no analogues in entire Orient and is considered an unofficial symbol of Baku. The cylindrically-shaped tower was constructed on a ledge of the rock jutting into the Caspian Sea . […]

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Publication type: Baku Vicinity

26 May 2017

Gala

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Absheron History In the Open Air Forty kilometers from Baku there is Gala, the well-known open-air historical and ethnographic museum. The museum, founded in 2008 at an archaeological site located in the same-name village, is dedicated to the history of the Absheron Peninsula. There, you can see how the Azerbaijani lived, what they ate and […]

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Publication type: Baku Vicinity

26 May 2017

Ateshgah Temple

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The Ancient Zoroastrian Temple Ateshgah – “Fire Temple” The Temple of Eternal Fire – Ateshgah – is an authentic Azerbaijani exotic. It is well-known practically all over the world. It is located 30 km from the center of Baku in the suburb of Surakhany. This territory is known for such unique natural phenomenon as burning […]

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