Sheki is a city in northwestern Azerbaijan. Sheki is situated in northern Azerbaijan on the southern part of the Greater Caucasus mountain range. Shaki has one of the greatest density of cultural resources and monuments that include 2700 years of Azerbaijani history. The city boasts a lot of houses with red roofs. In pop culture, probably the most famous feature of Shakinians are their nice sense of humour and comic tales. Shaki's comic tales hero Hacı dayı (Uncle Haji) is the subject of nearly all jokes in the area.