Baku is a wonderful city on the shores of the Caspian Sea. Centuries-long history is reflected in its medieval landmarks, where the special place is given to the Old city called Icheri Sheher. On the other hand, it is a fast-growing megapolis with glittering skyscrapers and unusual architectural monuments of the 21st century.
Oriental past and hi tech future is entwined in the way that it gives an impression of taking a journey through time. Here are the best 10 local sights of Baku recommended by us.