Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Sheki, Azerbaijan

Today we visited sites in and around the very pleasant northeastern Azerbaijan city of Sheki. There were quite a few sites, thus quite a few pictures.

 Two vendors in the Sheki market - a very colorful place

Albanian Church in Kish, dating from the 1st Century AD

Part of the beautifully ornate facade of the Khan Palace in Sheki

Piece from a stained glass workshop near the Palace

Display in a museum near the Palace

Colonnade in the Caravanseray

Detail in a madrassa mosque near our hotel in Sheki

Boy in the madrassa mosque