Attractive Armenia August 11th 2013 Since Turkey the bus trips have been quite daunting, fast drivers over taking purely on luck. We hope our bus ride to Yerevan will be a bit smoother but it turns out to be the worst one yet. We wait three hours in the marshutka before it departs (they have no time schedule, they only leave when the bus is full) Two hours before we are meant to arrive the bus suddenly stops. We look out of the wind ... read more
Asia » Armenia » West » Yerevan Armenia prides itself on being the first nation to formally adopt Christianity (early 4th century). Despite periods of autonomy, over the centuries Armenia came under the sway of various empires including the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Persian, and Otto... ... read more
After two heavenly but very hot summers and two Fantastic but freezing winters in Berlin, it´s time for us to come back to the more moderate temperatures of New Zealand! But before we settle back down to the hum of cicadas and debate whether it´s time to start culling cats, we will have to tough it out a little longer as we have decided to travel from Berlin to Bangkok. Overland.
Here you can see if we survive!
Xxx Leah and Eric
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