Zhengyal Bread Yerevan

Zhengyal Bread – Pearl of Armenian Breads

December 18, 2015 / 0 comments
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When travelling to Artsakh, the high-altitude Earthly Paradize with forested mountains and pictorial valleys make sure to try one of the most common and delicious dishes – bread with “zhengyal”. By the way, a perfect food every vegetarian in Armenia should eat. You can find this traditional bread in many provinces of Armenia. However, it…

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Honey Hive

Honey is honey anywhere… why the Armenian one?

October 16, 2015 / 0 comments
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As a traveller to Armenia during the fall/winter season you will most probably buy dried or frozen fruit, herbs or jam to experience the taste and smell of spring/summer seasons of this land of sun. Why not honey that tastes greater from what is usual? The Armenian natural honey is abundant with the flavour of spring flowers from the alpine mountains and…

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Rabati Castle in Georgia

Rabati Castle Complex – The Georgian Disneyland

September 25, 2015 / 0 comments
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Well, not exactly a Disneyland or an amusement park, but one of the top touristic attractions of Georgia representing a multi-ethnic history. Occupying approximately seven hectares territory, the castle complex is comprised of a mosque, a minaret, a synagogue, a Christian church, a palace, a citadel, as well as landscaped gardens, vineyards on terraces, outdoor pools with fountains,…

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Armenian Carpet

Where to Find Armenian Rugs Nowadays?

May 14, 2015 / 0 comments
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Hmm… of course in Armenia. Armenian rugs can also be found in overseas Armenian carpet shops, galleries and museums. For example, the square tufted ancient carpet (5th to the 3rd century B.C.) that was excavated in the frozen tombs of Siberia is considered to be of Armenian origin and is kept in the Hermitage Museum…

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Ani Avagyan Wedding

Wedding in Armenia: colorful and joyful

April 28, 2015 / 0 comments
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A joyous wedding ceremony is considered to be a start of a happy life in Armenia. Therefore, Armenian weddings are typically big having hundred-plus guests, are full of energy, smiles and positive emotions and have abundance of food and drinks to feed the whole world. Nowadays, a wedding in Armenia lasts one day only, contains…

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Mushurba statue in Gyumri

The goblet with a strange sound 

June 19, 2014 / 0 comments
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Every old nation has some interesting attributes that are not used anymore, but are still famous because they represent a part of the traditions and customs of the country formed by the ancestors of the people living in it. One of these interesting attributes can be found in the town of Gyumri in Shirak province…

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Carpet souvenirs

What to take from Armenia?

September 27, 2013 / 0 comments
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Armenia has a wide variety of souvenirs to offer to tourists. While telling what you can specifically take away with you from Armenia, we will also provide a brief info on where you can find those things. After enjoying a touristic stay at some country, one definitely wants to take away souvenirs from that place….

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