Our Guide to a Quick Trip to Baku, Azerbaijan. Home to countless architectural and historical icons, this cosmopolitan city on the Caspian Sea is rapidly increasing in tourism and it’s not hard to see why.
Otherwise known as the “City of Winds”, the capital of Azerbaijan Baku lies 28 meters below sea level. Baku is the largest and fastest developing city in the Caspian and Caucuses regions. The city's skyline is dominated by ultra-modern buildings emerged in recent decades.