Voyage Diaries: Qobustan, Azerbaijan

Location: Gobustan, Azerbaijan. Attractions:Gobustan Rock Art cultural Landscape,Gobustan Mud Volcano,Gobustan National Museum. Weather: 8°C, heavy breeze. Rating: 4/5 Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It consists world’s largest collections of ancient rock paintings which includes more than 6000 thousand petroglyphs (a collection of more than 40,000 years of rock art).Continue reading “Voyage Diaries: Qobustan, Azerbaijan”

Bahram Gur Statue, Azerbaijan

Bahram Gur statue is a monument and the fountain of the same name in the capital of Azerbaijan, in the Baku city, Source When I visited Baku, earlier this year, I had encountered this statue multiple times. I was really curious to know about the story and asked the tour guide about its history. HeContinue reading “Bahram Gur Statue, Azerbaijan”

Spring Day

This shot was captured on the day when the winter was waving goodbye and the thawing warmth of the spring day had come to city. Location: Baku, Azerbaijan Camera: Canon EOS 700D/Rebel T5i/Kiss X7i Lens: Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM ƒ/10.0 1/80s ISO 400 500px Feed For more photoblogs, click here. For more AzerbaijanContinue reading “Spring Day”

Voyage Diaries: Baku, Azerbaijan

Location: Baku, Azerbaijan Visited Attractions: Flame Towers, Highland Park, Martyrs’ alley. Weather: 9°C, chilly day with a breeze Rating: 4.5/5 The Flame Towers. The trio of skyscrapers with the height of 182m taking shape of the flame (which symbolizes the fire element which is one of the historically important elements in the region). It’s aContinue reading “Voyage Diaries: Baku, Azerbaijan”

Voyage Diaries: Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan, the country spanning throughout Asia and Europe surrounded by the world’s largest inland of water, the Caspian Sea. The unique blend of the Asian and the European culture makes this country even more beautiful.Being an architecture student, at the end of every odd semester, we have a trip to different destinations in order toContinue reading “Voyage Diaries: Azerbaijan”