Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Baku Architectural Tour - Stop 6


It used to be the Lenin museum. Now it's a carpet/national history museum, I think. I haven't actually been inside yet. It's one of those things I'll get to just before I leave.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Baku Architectural Tour - Stop 5

Fountain Square - the "centre" of Baku. It's a square full of fountains that only work in the spring/summer.

Friday, April 17, 2009

Baku Architectural Tour - Stop 4


This street is called Nizami. It's the main shopping street in the centre of Baku. Thankfully no cars are allowed.

Saturday, April 04, 2009

Baku Architectual Tour - Stop 3

Nizami Theater
This place was the best place to play ping pong against Azeri legends, but it is now being coverted into a "stylish" cosmopolitan-esque complex.