Azerbaijan

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

The Azerbaijani wedding

The wedding is one of the most beautiful and richest embodiments of the spiritual values of Azerbaijan. Here the ‘wedding’ actually means the last stage in the modern process of marriage, the final celebration with a dinner-dance.

FOOD AND BEVERAGES

Non-alcoholic Drinks in Azerbaijan

The national drink is chay (tea), which is drunk Turkish-style from small tulip-shaped glasses. It is normally taken with sugar but no milk.

SHORT INFORMATION

Overview of Azerbaijan

Officially name: The Republic of Azerbaijan

Capital: Baku

Largest city: Baku

Official language: Azerbaijani

Government: Presidential republic