If you’re still not convinced to make Azerbaijan your next holiday destination, take a look at the city of Sheki and you might just change your mind. Most foreign travelers visit the country mainly for the capital city of Baku, which is being developed as the Dubai of the Caucasus region. Many are yet to discover the many other blissful and historic Azeri cities, including Sheki (aka Sheka, Shaki or Shakki).
Located on the slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains 700 meters above sea level, Sheki is characterized by old brick houses, shaded streets, rich pastures, green fields, oak tree forests, willow trees, lush mountains, and spring water canals. Below are [Read more…]