Armenian Church of St Gregory the Illuminator
The sturdy shell of this 1887 stone church remains disused for lack of Armenians, a reminder of the brutal cultural divide still caused...
Endlessly popular with strollers, this leafy piazza forms Central Baku’s natural focus. The fountains for which it is named include one...
Expat pub decorated with tool kits, graffiti wallscapes and a car chassis flying through the ceiling. The stand-and-drink tables outside...
It’s fun to visit McDonald’s if only to giggle at spellings such as Biq Mak and Çizburqer.
Tourist Bazaar information
The colourful tourist bazaar , along with various souvenir and ‘antique’ shops, mostly sells tacky rubbish, though the old Soviet-era badges are cheap and fun.