Category Archives: Nature Activities

Observing Syunik’s Nature at Tanzatap Wildlife Watchpoint

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Every once in a while, you come across a person whose connection with his or her surroundings just makes you envious and unapologetically inspired. Ashot Arshakyan, the founder of Tanzatap Wildlife Watchpoint, is undoubtedly one of those people. Once I had heard about a new wildlife excursion near Tatev village, I was excited to test […]

How to Visit Shaki Waterfall (and Why You Should + Tips)

Shaki Waterfall is one of the best places to visit in Southern Armenia and the Syunik region- so much that it is included on several organized tours of the aforementioned part of Armenia. This guide details how to visit independently or with a tour, why you should go (seriously, you should!), and some tips to […]

Ijevan Dendropark: A Must-Visit Arboretum in Ijevan

Ijevan Dendropark: A Must-Visit Arboretum in Ijevan

I’m a sucker for green spaces and parks and always add them to my list when visiting cities.  Fortunately, Ijevan Dendropark (also referred to as Ijevan Arboretum) was anything but a letdown.  Here is how you can visit and what to expect from one of the best attractions in Ijevan. Ijevan Dendropark: A Must-Visit Arboretum […]