Alaverdi, Sanahin and Haghpat

The operator of the Alaverdi-Sanahin cable-car has a slight memory problem.[When was the ropeway built?] I ask him[When was it built? What did you have for dinner last night?][I don't…

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Bagratashen

The village of Bagratashen is located on the Armenian-Georgian border. The Dbet river separates the two countries, with the border crossing just outside the village. Bagratashen was well-known by locals…

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Mshkavank

Walking to Mshkavank from KoghbA short hike from Koghb or Noyemberyan is Mshkavank, a 13th century monastery whose 5th-6th century triple-nave Basilica church was most likely built on top of…

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