Tourist Attractions in Azerbaijan

  • Baku streets
    Baku streets
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  • Carpets museum, formerly Lenin Museum
    Carpets museum, formerly Lenin Museum
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    Carpet and silk dealers
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  • Taxi mafia

    by Tobias_Plieninger Written Jul 15, 2006

    In many countries the taxi mafia is active,
    If they see a tourist they see the dollars and try to cheat you.

    So don't be naiv, Get a feeling for the right price by asking other people.

    Always ask for the price before you get off.

    Always look what the driver does if he uses the taxameter.

    In Hungary they have sometimes a manipulated taxameter.

    If you drive by day be sure that he doesn't use the night tarif.

    Unique Suggestions: Pay and try to do better next time

    Fun Alternatives: Use public transport!

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  • Do not give money to children

    by Tobias_Plieninger Written Jul 22, 2006

    Sometimes it is hard to see the poor children and not give them money.

    But you don't really help them if you give them money.

    Then you have also a more relaxed trip.
    If you start to give money they tell each other and you will be followed ..

    Unique Suggestions: Be friendly by saying no.

    Fun Alternatives: If you really want to help these people give some money to organistions when you are at home.

    Related to:
    • Road Trip
    • Budget Travel

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