Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan

Capital - Baku
Population - 8,177,000
Area - 86,600 km²
Density - 94.42 / km²
Currency - AZM
Official language – Azerbaijani
Azerbajan is the largest country in the Caucasus region located at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe. It is bounded by the Caspian Sea to the east, Russia to the north, Georgia to the northwest, Armenia to the west, and Iran to the south. Azerbaijan is a miraculous country with rich natural resources, ancient culture, history and people; its lifestyle presents a unique and harmonious combination of the traditions and ceremonies of many different cultures and civilizations. Among the most unique landmarks are the ancient mausoleums of Momine-Khatun and Jusif, the towers of Absheron Peninsila. Gobustan mountains, Beyuk-dash, Kichikdash, Dzhingirdag, Shongardag and Shihgai have preserved the evidence of Azerbaijani people centuries old past starting from the Stone Age - rock drawings, prehistoric people's sites, rock fortresses, tombs and burial places.