7 SECRETS OF THE ABSHERON TravelMay 04, 2017by The Visions Digital Team16250 Visions' editor Tom Marsden offers a somewhat alternative guide to exploring the Absheron... 7 SECRETS OF THE ABSHERON Tags: Travel / Azerbaijan / Baku / Absheron SEE ALSO TravelJan 26, 2018Sheki from Top to Bottomby Visions Digital TeamSheki, an ancient Silk Road city of 68,000 in northwest Azerbaijan, is well known for its various handicrafts. In 2017, it was included in the UNESCO. TravelDec 28, 2017Mingling Faiths: Kurmukoba/Giorgoba in Qakhby Visions Digital TeamIn November 2017, Visions travelled to the ethnically diverse region of Qakh in northwest Azerbaijan, close to the Georgian border, to experience an unusual multi-faith religious celebration called Kurmukoba or Giorgoba. In this video, we explore this enigmatic holiday: whose day is it, anyway? Is it pagan, Muslim, or Christian? Why do people walk barefoot through the forest, and what happens to those who see the legendary golden rooster? Watch to learn these mysteries and more.