The Baku Metro will celebrate 50 years next year. We take a fond look back at the development of one of the world’s lesser-explored subway systems.
The Puppet Theatre was built in 1910 and has been a Baku landmark for generations. Join us for a quick peak inside.
In June 2016 Baku hosted its first Formula 1. Visions were given an exclusive peak behind the scenes at how this unique city track was designed.
Join us on a journey to Lenkeran and the heartland of Azerbaijani tea, the nation’s favourite drink and a ubiquitous pastime.
English travel writer Mark Elliott takes us through Baku at night, where everything magically lights up.
Meet Elmira Abbasly, who has turned the craft of doll-making into an art and become a cultural phenomenon. Watch her fascinating story here
Once known as the “jazz capital of the USSR,” Baku’s relationship with jazz originated in the 1930s and continues today with the Baku Jazz Festival.
Housed in Zeynalabdin Taghiyev’s former residence in downtown Baku the Azerbaijan History Museum takes visitors on an informative journey from the dawn of man to modern times.
Baku’s rug-shaped carpet museum offers the largest collection of Azerbaijani carpets in the world and much more besides. In this video we offer you a peak inside.
Join us on a visit to Gala, a historic village on the Absheron Peninsula which dates back to the 3rd millennium BC
Olives, or zeytun as they are known in Azerbaijan, are mostly associated with the Mediterranean, but they have also long been cultivated in Azerbaijan, as this short video demonstrates.
Meet Haji Fataliev, a veteran professional watchmaker with a talent for fixing the unrepairable. Haji will quite literally make any watch tick.
A brief look at the history of Azerbaijani cinema, which began with French-Russian filmmaker Alexandre Michon’s moving pictures of folk dancers and oil gushers at the end of the 19th century.
Each weekend, the Pantomime Theatre gives two performances that delight the entire family. We'll take you behind the scenes.
The Maiden Tower is a Baku landmark, a much loved symbol of the city and of Azerbaijan. We take you on a picturesque tour of its history