- Armenia - Aragats On this day we have decided to climb, not more not less, Armenia's highest mountain - Aragats is a single peak and dormant volcano towering at 4090 meters above sea level.
There is a long and a short way of climbing Posted by dima.safr in Roaming the world | Nov 15, 2016
- Armenia - Khor VirapWhen we visited Armenia we decided to stay in Yerevan and take day trips out. Luckily Yerevan's central location and the county's small size makes it easy.
Armenia is the first country to adopt Christianity, and Armenians won't miss a Posted by dima.safr in Roaming the world | Nov 15, 2016
- Republic of Armenia
Armenia, officially the Republic of Armenia, has an ancient cultural heritage dating to 860 BC, and being at the crossroads of the Silk Road, a very complex history, Posted by janejoe in Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan | Jun 8, 2016
- Our Itinerary to Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan==Our Itinerary==
We expect to see some amazing geography with rugged mountains, lush valleys, and rocky gorges. Beautiful architecture is often perched in the most picturesque locati Posted by janejoe in Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan | May 12, 2016
- Asia- Armenia we just landed in Erebuni Airport from Qatar Airlines the flight was 11h and 5m long and was C$1,181 .72.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/820349/big_48d37d..fdc5267ccf6.jpg thumb=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/820349/thumb_big_48d37d..fdc5267c Posted by Mahnoork21 in My trip to three regions | May 5, 2016
- Chinese navy "Impact and" ship visit to EcuadorGuayaquil, Ecuador, June 7 (Reporter Liang Jun Qian Hao Yunfu) being implemented to circumnavigate the globe and visit the Chinese navy task comprehensive marine survey ship "Impact and" ship, arrived in the 7th Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador for a period beg Posted by Carter1111 in news | Jun 8, 2015
- I always dream of can into the place nearest to heaven.People are so: when the desires are not being met, will be painful; When the desire to be satisfied, will get bored. Already have things often don't know to cherish, don't get things are always in pursuit. Is in such Posted by hinsjeer in truds'blog | Apr 8, 2014
- Wonderland Armenia
Actually Armenia is one of the oldest countries of the world. It is the first Christian country in the world It is situated at a cultural, historical, and reli Posted by lil_travelguide in Armenia traveling | Oct 3, 2013
- Churches… Churches Everywhere!In AD 301 became Armenia the first country in the world to adopt Christianity as state religion. Georgia followed as the second 25 years later. Interestingly the two neighbours doesn’t share the same branch of Christianity, so while George Church Posted by askgudmundsen in Asia Less Travelled | Jul 25, 2013
- Dilijian to GorisDespite going to bed quite late, I woke up at 6am and couldn't get back to sleep. I hate it when that happens. I tried to make the most of my time and so I got up, showered Posted by Cath_Greig in Armenia 2012 | Sep 23, 2012
- Tbilisi - Jvari - Mtskheta - Ananuri - GergetyIn the building site next to the hotel, are four cute little puppies. Well, they are cute until they start barking at 04:00. Yawn.
As this is the last two-nighter on our trip, we sent a few Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Sep 22, 2012
- Dilijan - Hagartsin - Goshvahank - Dzoraget==Haghartsin Monastery==
Set in a beautiful wooded valley, Haghartsin Monastery dates from the 12th and 13th century, with various buildings added at different times. Most ancient Armenian Monasteries are sparsely decorated inside, and this one is no exc Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Sep 19, 2012
- Yerevan - Lake Sevan - Dilijan==Matenasaran Manuscript Museum==
The Mesrop Mashtots Institute of Ancient Manuscripts holds one of the world's richest depositories of a collection of nearly 17,000 manuscripts and 30,000 other medieval documents and books which span a broad range of su Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Sep 18, 2012
One of the world's oldest cities - founded in 782 BC when Carthage was very young and Rome was out of the question, Yerevan was known as the 'Pink City' during Soviet times due to the colour of the stone Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Sep 17, 2012
- Ripsimeh, Ejmiatsin, Zvartnots, Garni, GeghardArmenia
Armenia is not only the first ever Christian state (around 300AD) but also one of the earliest countries on the ea]rth - already in the 9 th – 6 th centuries BC the powerful state of Urartu existed on Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Sep 16, 2012
- Bristol - London - YerevanIn all our years of travel, we have never seen Heathrow so quiet: not a soul in the check-in area (other than us and the staff of course), no-one in front or behind for passport control or X-ray. Apparently that Posted by Grete Howard in Grete's Travels | Sep 15, 2012
- End of Armenia
I'm sitting in my first class sleeper train compartment from Yerevan to Tblisi. The first class compartments are for two passengers, second class four, and t Posted by world_wide_mike in Worldwidemike | Jul 13, 2012
- Mystery Holiday in Armenia
Armenian girls intraditional dress prepare for a religious cermony at Tatev Monastery
So far, Armenia's mystery holiday had caused me nothing Posted by world_wide_mike in Worldwidemike | Jul 8, 2012
- "You can't always get what you want..."
Much as we would love everything to go perfect and exactly as planned, that's simply not life. My time in Yerevan is an excellent example of that. As you kno Posted by world_wide_mike in Worldwidemike | Jul 6, 2012
- Cooling My Heels in Yerevan
I had my best marshrutka raided the trip so far, on my way from Vanadzor to Yerevan, Armenia. The seats were comfy, it wasn't full, and we stopped topick up Posted by world_wide_mike in Worldwidemike | Jul 5, 2012
- A Castle Named Lori
Armenian bus - notice the natural gas tanks on top to power it
I had an extra day in Vanadzor and was trying to figure out what to do. I hadn' Posted by world_wide_mike in Worldwidemike | Jul 4, 2012
- Space Truckin' in Debed Canyon
Well, not really - I wasn't in a truck and today's sightseeing had nothing to do with space. Maybe a bit about eternity, but I'm getting ahead of myself. You Posted by world_wide_mike in Worldwidemike | Jul 3, 2012
- Don't go to Georgia if you're on a diet!Whoa! It's been ages, you may have been forgiven for thinking we were kidnapped by the PKK, being held to ransom, which Dan has strong principles against paying, and hence we have been lost for eternity. But do not fret, Posted by chrisgulik in Eurostar to Auckland | May 31, 2012
- Caucasus - Georgia and ArmeniaLast week Kate and I set off on another trip together, our last being Croatia and Montenegro. This time our destination was far less warm, on a variety of levels. As well, there were maybe 70% less tourists, particularly in Posted by madrugada in Destination (Un)known. | Apr 28, 2012
- 15 Reasons to visit ARmenia==15 REASONS TO VISIT ARMENIA!==
Armenia, the first Christian country in the world having more than 7000 years of history.
Armenia is enticing to all avid travelers with its exotic natural beauty. Nestled in the Caucasus mountains Armenia will amaze y Posted by Hasmik83 in 15 Reasons to visit ARmenia | Jan 13, 2012