The Rabies Scare in Baku

It’s a much debated topic in the western world whether or not you should vaccinate children. As a result, some parents have chosen not to, which puts everyone else’s children at risk of getting measles and other viruses that are easily transmitted from one child to another, but extremely easy to prevent as well if everyone just got the vaccination. It’s an extremely sad development,…

A Journey through Azerbaijan

In January, I went on a journey through a largely undiscovered country, one that has yet to experience mass tourism – Azerbaijan. From expensive futuristic skyscrapers with daily lightshows in the capital to citizens struggling to make an income in small run-down villages in the mountains, Azerbaijan is without a doubt an interesting place to explore. When I first told people that I was going…