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Holy Trails

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With epic landscapes and lore that is ancient, complex, and tragic, Armenia offers a visceral historic bonanza that takes in some of Christianity’s most sacred symbols.

Garni: The Roman Temple in Armenia

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Garni’s first century Roman-style temple just east of the capital of Yerevan has become one of the country’s most famous sites – and for good reason.

Armenia: Here Be Dragons

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In both mythology and in the landscape, dragons are an important part of mythology and history in Armenia. Ancient gods and monolith builders believed that, in Armenia, here be dragons — or rather vishaps.

The Legends and History of Armenian Wine

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From Noah to Xenophon and beyond, Armenian wine is a tradition so deep we are still trying to understand its origins.