Urban architecture in Azerbaijan, Baku
Heydar Aliyev Center
The Heydar Aliyev Center is a cultural centre in Baku, Azerbaijan designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid and noted for its distinctive architecture and flowing, curved style that eschews sharp angles.
This mosque includes the tomb of Ukeyma Khanum (a descendant of Muhammad), and today is the spiritual center for the Muslims of the region and one of the major monuments of Islamic architecture in Azerbaijan. It is locally known as the mosque of Fatima.
Baku cityscape overlooking the Boulevard and Caspian sea.
“Rising nearly 800 feet, the Flame Towers is among the tallest skyscrapers in Baku
Besh Barmag Mountain
Besh Barmag Mountain literally translated as Five Finger mountain at Azerbaijan, is a solid rock and one of the most famous mountains in the Caucasus, known for its mythical stories. It is a sacred pilgrim place.