(English) Southern cuisine

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. It is extremely diverse. There are 23 meat dishes, seven types of poultry, 20 farinaceous dishes and dishes made of nine fish […]

(English) Ballabur fortress in Lenkoran

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Located 9 km south-west of the center, it sits in thick forests on a mountain top. The area is noted for its […]

(English) Talysh Khanate

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. The capital of the Khanate, which covered the south-eastern part of Azerbaijan, was Lankaran. The founder of the dynasty of Talysh Khans […]

(English) Circular fortress (1747) in Lenkoran

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. It is known as the Lankaran fortress. Located in the center, the three-storey fortress is 20 m high, while its walls are […]

(English) Khan’s house (1913)

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. It is the house of Mirahmad Khan. The monument was designed and built in 1913 by French and Italian architects who were […]

(English) What is Lavangi?

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. This is an absolutely irresistible dish of the southern cuisine, especially in Lankaran. In essence, Lavangi is the name of the chicken […]

(English) Easy entry to Azerbaijan

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية و التركية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in this site default language. You may click one of the links to switch the site language to another available language. The Azerbaijan Republic eases visa requirements in all its international airports starting from […]

The oldest tree of Shamakhi

The oldest tree of Shamakhi region currently grows in the village of Avakhil. The tree is reputed to be contemporary to Omar Avakhili Shirvani, saint of Khalvati sect, who lived in the 14 century. According to a legend, Pir Omar secluded himself in a hollow of this tree-trunk. In all probability, the tree was elderly […]

Gum village

The group of Tsahur population lives in this village. The Tsahurs (the tsahs) is one of the ancient people of Azerbaijan; their historical territory of dwelling is Kur-Alazan valley and upper reaches of the Samur River. Their self-name is yikiy. There are historical data of the XIX-th century, and also national legends about occurrence the […]

Lahige

Lahige is a town type settlement located on a bosom of the Big Caucasus mountains, on a coast of the river Girdmanchaj. Territory of the Ismaillih area, within the limits of which Lahige is placed, since the IV-th century B.C. has become a part of the ancient Azerbaijan state Albania. In I-V centuries AD the […]