Сarpet Festival in Quba
Azerbaijani carpets are world famous for their distinctive design and vivid colours, and in
2010 they were included on UNESCO’S list of intangible cultural heritage. A festival is being held in their honour in the Azerbaijani city of Quba (160km from Baku), where you can admire and buy local carpets and also learn the history of local carpet making. Quba is renowned for its carpets, which are all made of natural materials with distinguishing features. When&where: 1-10 october, Heydar aliyev Park, Quba, azerbaijan. More information is available at ntpb.az.