Planning an Armenian Adventure

Armenia, Yerevan Guide (B): Planning an Armenian Adventure

Back in December, my Russian and I were invited to Armenia to attend a friend’s wedding. We, along with a few other friends from home, spent 5 days sightseeing, sampling local cuisine and drinking plenty of Armenian cognac.

Prior to my trip, I admittedly knew very little about the Armenia other than what I learned from the Kardashians. Embarrassing, I know! After spending some time exploring the country, I discovered so much more about this ancient land and plenty of fun facts beyond just its association with a reality star.

Armenia has a fascinating history, rich culture and so much beauty to discover. There is plenty to see and do and I’m glad we managed to squeeze in so much in our short stay. Below are some highlights that you’ll want to add to your itinerary when planning an Armenian adventure. And be sure to check out my packing list for Armenia if you’re planning to visit in the winter!

Chances are if you’re taking a trip to Armenia you’re going to spend some time in the capital city of Yerevan. It is the center of activity in the country with plenty to see and do. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Planning an Armenian Adventure
Guide Location: Armenia » Yerevan
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Baklachoff   Ararat Museum   Tufenkian Historic Yerevan Hotel   Etchmiadzin Cathedral  
Author: Sarah Yekinni
Read it on author's website: http://www.houseofwend.com/planning-an-armenian-adventure/