The Azerbaijan surprise and crossing the Caspian Sea

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Hello Azerbaijan!
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Local traffic – always with a wave and a smile
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My kind of place!
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My village!
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Posing on the hummer for some azerbaijan lads on a day trip!
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One hell of a hill out of the mountain foothills and into the desert
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Fresh lamb at our butchers camp spot
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Alex cruising into the desert
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Beautiful sunflower field at the foot of the mountains
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the Flame Towers of Baku – a city of oil money (although the wells are already starting to run dry)
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Bike club dinner – we are all waiting for visas and/or a boat
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alternative means of transport but it won`t fly far nailed to that wall
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old school police car
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I loved these little guys offering high-5`s all over the city! So did a little kid who ran across the square to karate kick it in the chest!
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waiting for the boat to Aktau. We spent about 5 hours in this shed and made the crossing in just over 24hrs – which is a bit of a record compared to all the other accounts we have heard – upto 5 1/2 days forothers!
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Baku docks
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All cargoedup includinf a truckload of horses, petrol containers, a random train carriage, 7 bikes and minus 2 pairs of shoes that i saw chucked over board in the night!
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Sunset on the Caspian sea – which is actually 25m below sea level!
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A littl surprised to be in Kazakhstan so soon 🙂
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