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Little statue next to some benches in the park on the waterfront. Cheeky chappy. Loved it. There... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Wirral, United Kingdom
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The shoe polisher

The statue stands on the boulevard near the exit of the Old City. A beautiful statue. You can not... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Neftyannikov Ave., Baku, Azerbaijan
+92 340 5705993
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Little statue next to some benches in the park on the waterfront. Cheeky chappy. Loved it. There are a few similar ones nearby.

Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The statue stands on the boulevard near the exit of the Old City. A beautiful statue. You can not pass him without wanting to put your foot on the stand and let him brush your shoes. Indeed, my wife did. I took a picture. Beautiful...More

Thank ilanz1
Reviewed 1 May 2018

All the Sculpters are excellent,so charming.Fun for children to find the different ones on the Boulavade.

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Baku has several such monuments dedicated to ordinary people doing their every day job. Most of them are around the Fountain square by the pedestrian Nizami St. This one is at the beautiful Baku sea side promenade. Sympathetic photo op.

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 10 November 2017

You aren't going to spend a LOT of time looking at it - but, if you are in the area, it makes a pleasant diversion.

Thank RT_out_and_about
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A quaint little statue, fun and a good photo opportunity! Found on the promenade at the sea front....

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Looking at the sky scrappers of Baku you may get the impression that Azerbaijan is a developed country. But you will find people here who are trying their best to make ends meet by doing simple tasks. One such job is that of a Shoe...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Baku is littered with lots of noteworthyl statues, this one of the shoe polisher being one of them, Located near the Bulvar Mall end of the promenade walk, it is very unusual. It is also located close to the GP entrance, hence my photograph with...More

Thank Swisshen
Reviewed 2 July 2017

When we were there was just before the entrance to the closed off area for the F1. Normally the park. Nice startue, one of many in the city.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

its kind of the hard worker in azarbijian baku show you how this skills is made and how they treat your shoes etc,,,,

Thank hassan k
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