Armenia certainly isn’t short of castles and fortress citadels that are ready to blow your mind. These emblems of glory, battles, struggles …hold so much power and untold stories within their walls that you can feel them within you as you stand there marveling at these edifices .
Imagine this, a 3000 km long, world class hiking trail, making its way through the magnificent wilderness, a web of routes interconnecting a couple of dozens of national parks and protected areas going through Armenia and Georgia, a seemingly never ending route to conquer … sounds like a hiking aficionado’s dream, no ?
In the modern-day capital, where cars are moving in every direction, concrete buildings cut off views, where noises and movements seem to never stop, there is a land that rises up on a hill, 65 meters above the city.
Being there, in front of the Dashtadem fortress, also known as "Qagheni Berd" is like getting all of a sudden transported to another era, a parallel world or ... a Hollywood production for a medieval-themed movie (if we want to be more realistic)
Armenia is known for its deep historical roots that trace back all the way to prehistoric times. Whose legacy is still very much alive through the many historic sites and artifacts scattered around one of the oldest nations.
With all the marvelous wonders that the country has, it’s always interesting to see someone’s personalized impression, have a firsthand seat as they discover the land, and find out some interesting quirky facts or hidden gems that we had never heard of.
Sunday morning comes every week and it’s time to explore and experience something new. This time our car wheels headed to the north-eastern part of Armenia, Lake Sevan. One hour drive and SUNday morning is on the horizon.
While in Armenia Silvia started a blog to keep a record of the memories she made in Armenia, and also she has written a book "111 Gründe, Armenien Zu Lieben" (111 Reasons To Love Armenia)...
Poetic, fascinatingly mysterious and filled with secrets from the past... In fact, it is hard to describe Kanaker or sum it up in a few words, but these are the first things that pop to mind.
For all the hiking aficionados out there, Armenia embodies all that you're looking for and more. There is always something new to explore here and you will never be bored or lack options.
It is astonishing to realize that the current urban fabric of Kond has remained the same for centuries and that the streets had preserved the same layout from the 17th century.
Having fallen in love with the country Michael has since visited a few more times, living in Yerevan for some time and traveling across the country while making captivating videos about the culture, food, unique destinations, and the hidden gems he had discovered.
One of the gurus of world tourism and "the father of modern adventure travel" Richard Bangs traveled to Armenia with his family. He shared his first impressions of Armenia with Sira, who guided him around Armenia this summer.
Welcoming 2020 in Armenia promises to be vivid and memorable. We have compiled a detailed guide on how and where you can spend holidays in Armenia this winter. Immerse yourself into an exciting festive atmosphere!
U.S.-based blogger David Hoffmann has recently added Armenia to the list of over 70 countries he has visited so far. As David traveled around Armenia and Artsakh, he learned about Armenian culture, hospitality, and rich cuisine.
Armenian cuisine is considered one of the oldest in the world and includes delicious dishes prepared from a wide range of healthy products. Armenia will definitely not leave you indifferent!
If you decide to visit Armenia and want to make a travel plan, then you should familiarize yourself with the list of the most popular and fascinating places and attractions of the country that will provide you with a bright, impressive and unforgettable vacation!