... another highly-rated spot on TripAdvisor, but quite disappointing. The roasted eggplant, pepper, and tomato were bland and mushy. The mushrooms were shrivelled up, and the potato burnt. The chicken was ... ok, still fairly juicy but with a bitter aftertaste and surprisingly, the white meat was far juicier and tastier than the dark. Easily the worst meal in the Caucasus, so far.
BL #47: Meet the Armenian Dali August 18th 2014 Geo: 40.1793, 44.5102Organizing tours in Armenia has been a bust so far - rather than spend a lot of time and effort moving from place to place in the country, the strategy was pretty much basing myself out of Yerevan and do tours around Armenia. But there was one problem - Envoy's tours are contingent on minimum numbers, and today's planned tour fell through. It sounded great when I t ... read more
Asia » Armenia 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