Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Travel Guide

Articles about Azerbaijan

By Melissa Locker
Oil prices in the U.S. have hit record lows in recent months, but they would have to sink much, much lower if residents want to start bathing in crude oil like they do in Western Azerbaijan. Doctors at the Naftalan Spa and Health Center in Baku...
By Marcel Theroux
The last thing I expected to find in the middle of the Caspian Sea was a library, but there it was, reassuringly filled with the smell of old books and neatly folded newspapers. A dimpled librarian named Raisa told me that her collection numbered ...
By Gary Shteyngart
Azerbaijan is democratic and lawful is one of the billboard sayings attributed to the country's recently deceased dictator, Heydar Aliyev, which for many of its citizens would be true enough if "democratic" were changed to "kl...