... being in Yerevan for nearly a week means returning to some of the excellent restaurants. To start, some salad, assorted cheese, and a couple of pitchers of compote - a regional specialty, drinks made with preserved fruit. In this case, strawberry and raspberry.
BL #51: Do Battle With GI Joe August 22nd 2014 Geo: 40.1847, 44.5101GI Joe is known for doing good, constantly battling the evil forces of Cobra to prevent them from taking over and enslaving the World. So why would I want to do battle with him? Well, I didn't really want to, but today I got sucked into a conflict with his evil Armenian stepbrother, GI Ardia, AKA Giardia. Where GI Joe has morals and stands for all that is good in the ... 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