Armenia

The Armenian Capital Yerevan

Yerevan was very much different than both Baku and Tbilisi. It has been seat of an empire more than five times its current size and the city boasts of soviet style monuments and buildings on the scale of those in Moskva and Minsk. One of these buildings is the Cascade. A massive staircaise decorated with […]

Armenia

My Day Trip to Garni & Geghard

As mentioned there are plenty of options for people looking for day trips from Yerevan. One of them is the so called Garni-Geghard trip which combines a Hellenic Pagan Temple from the first century with a much more impressive Monastery called Geghard (or Geghardavank) meaning the Monastery of the Spear, as the spear that killed […]