Category Archives: Caucasus

How to Get to Baku Olympic Stadium in Azerbaijan in 2022

Baku Olympic Stadium 3

Baku, Azerbaijan has become the host for so many large scale events in recent years.  From the Formula-1 Races to the UEFA Europa League Final in 2019, the Azeri capital and Caucasus region is finally getting the attention it deserves.  This is a guide detailing how to get to Baku Olympic Stadium from Baku City […]

Best Hotels in Baku, Azerbaijan: Baku Accommodation for All Budgets

Hilton Baku Spa

Some of the best hotels in Baku, Azerbaijan are located in the city center and within walking distance of most of the main sights in Baku. This is a guide to great Baku accommodation and covers luxury Baku hotels, mid-range accommodation, and awesome hostels in Baku (including the one I stayed in which was wonderful). […]

28 Jaw-Dropping Places to Visit in the Caucasus Countries

Best places to visit in the Caucasus Countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Georgia

The Caucasus is one of the most magnificent regions in the world.  Home to wine, genuine hospitality, deep-rooted history, and famous food make this entire region worthy of a visit. These are the best places to visit in the Caucasus countries.   This list was a compilation of places decided by other travel bloggers and us. […]

How to Get a Visa and Travel to the Republic of Abkhazia

Sukhumi, Abkhazia parliament building

The Inguri border (Abkhazia-Georgia) is OPEN as of December 11, 2019. This post is a guideline for getting a visa to Abkhazia in the Caucasus from the Inguri border with Georgia.  It also contains some specific travel information for border crossings, transportation to Sukhumi, and travel tips for Abkhazia.  It was originally published in April […]

Two Days in Yerevan Itinerary – First-Timer’s Guide to Armenia’s Pink City

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Yerevan, Armenia is one of my favorite cities in the entire world. While I think just spending two days in Yerevan is doing yourself a huge disservice, it is still possible to get a true taste of the city within those two days. This is a Yerevan itinerary for those who are embarking on their […]