Baku is the capital and largest city of Azerbaijan. It is a mixture of cultures of Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, and as therefore, it has influences from each region in regards to cuisine, religion, culture, etc.
You should visit Baku because there are a lot of things to do here.
Here are some of tourists favorites things to do in Baku:
1. Walking Around the Old City. Inside the Old City, you’ll find cobblestone streets, narrow winding alleys, boutique houses, and a lot of local shops, cafes & restaurants.
2. Visiting the Heydar Aliyev Center Museum. This place has become a symbol of modern Baku and considered as one of the special attractions for tourists. The museum was built by the famous Iraqi-British female architect named Zaha Hadid and it’s very modern-looking!
3. Strolling Along the Caspian sea boulevard. The Boulevard along the Caspian is an alluring, several kilometer long parkways that are a real masterpiece of the city.
4. Taste the delicious Azerbaijani cuisine. The food in Azerbaijan mixes regional influences from Iran, Turkey and the Mediterranean. If you’re visiting Baku, try traditional meals of Azerbaijan. A visit to Baku isn’t complete until you’ve tried the local cuisine.
You really will enjoy your visit to Baku and hope to be back sometime soon!