Iranians Flock to Armenia to Celebrate Novruz Again

There are Iranian tourists everywhere in Yerevan these days. They’re here to celebrate Novruz. We haven’t seen so many since at least 2011. This has got to be the result of lifting international sanctions against Iran. Continue reading


Hideous Graffiti on Nor Varagavank Monastery

The architectural ensemble Nor Varagavank (Նոր Վարագավանք) is one of the outstanding monuments of developed medieval times of Armenia.  Continue reading