Tag: AZ – Historic Centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace

‘Sheki’ a magical place showcasing ancient Azerbaijani culture and crafts; WAM

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Sheki Khan’s Palace – Azerbaijan’s cultural heritage of outstanding universal value; Azertag

Photo: Azertag

The famous Turkish poet and novelist of the 20th century Nazim Hikmet, who visited Sheki, Azerbaijan`s historic city located in the northern part of the country that once stood on the Great Silk Road, wrote: “If there were no other ancient structures of Azerbaijan, it would be enough to show only the Palace of Sheki Khans to the whole world.”

Source: Sheki Khan’s Palace – Azerbaijan’s cultural heritage of outstanding universal value

Azerbaijan’s UNESCO-listed Palace of Shaki Khans; Anadolu Agency

Source: Azerbaijan’s UNESCO-listed Palace of Shaki Khans

Azerbaijan: Visitors flock to historic palace in Nowruz; Ruslan Rehimov; Anadolu Agency

 

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Shebeke and the Silk Road: exploring the unparalleled crafts of Sheki, Azerbaijan; Charikesi Ramadurai; The National


Exploring the unparalleled crafts of Sheki, Azerbaijan Sheki is one of the oldest cities in the Caucasus region, believed to date back to the late Bronze Age, circa 700 BC…

Source: Shebeke and the Silk Road: exploring the unparalleled crafts of Sheki, Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan’s Centre of Sheki and the Khan’s Palace added to UNESCO World Heritage Site list; Joy S; Indulge Express

The historic city of Sheki, located at a short five-hour drive from the capital of Azerbaijan – Baku, has been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List of cultural sites.

Source: Azerbaijan’s Centre of Sheki and the Khan’s Palace added to UNESCO World Heritage Site list

UNESCO recognition helps protect our common heritage; Tale Heydarov; Emerging Europe

The ancient Azerbaijani city of Sheki become one of a handful of cultural sites from around the world to be added to UNESCO’s prestigious World Heritage list in Baku earlier this week. Sheki is nestled in the lush green forests of the cooler mountainous region to the north of Azerbaijan. It is surrounded by the snowy peaks of the Greater Caucasus, a 1,200-kilometre mountain range that stretches from the Black Sea to the Caspian over Russia, Georgia and Azerbaijan, splitting Eastern Europe from Western Asia.

Source: UNESCO recognition helps protect our common heritage – Emerging Europe | News, Intelligence, Community

Shaki Khans’ Palace inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List; Laman Ismayilova; Azer News

Another cultural sight of Azerbaijan, historic center of Shaki with the Khans’ Palace, has been inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List.

Source: Shaki Khans’ Palace inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List [PHOTO]

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