Category Archives: Plan Your Trip

How to Get From Yerevan to Gyumri by Train, Bus, or Taxi

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One of the best places to visit in Armenia is undoubtedly Gyumri.  This guide will give you details about how to travel to Gyumri from Yerevan by three different modes of transportation.  You will see how to easily and affordably go from Yerevan to Gyumri by train, bus, or taxi. How to Get From Yerevan […]

Yerevan Taxi Tips: Taking a Taxi in Yerevan with 3 Useful Apps

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One of the most useful modes of transportation in Armenia’s capital city is the humble taxi. This is a Yerevan taxi guide that will help you effortlessly take a taxi in Yerevan with three simple apps and a few tips. Yerevan Taxi Tips: Taking a Taxi in Yerevan with 3 Useful Apps One of the […]

How to Visit Lori Berd (+ Reasons to Visit the Fortress)

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A place that we find on many tour itineraries yet one that still remains an under-the-radar attraction in Northern Armenia is Lori Berd (Lori Fortress). We visited the historical site last year and despite it being closed because of the pandemic, we were still able to walk around the perimeter of it and plan a […]

Amasia: Reasons to Check Out Shirak’s Most Colorful Village

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Amasia is not particularly a place that comes to mind for most travelers visiting Armenia, but the small village in Shirak is definitely worth a pit-stop on a Lake Arpi journey or if you’re looking for day trips from Gyumri. This is a quick guide detailing a few reasons to stop by colorful Amasia and […]

Belleville Guesthouse Review: Accommodation in the Heart of Ijevan

Belleville Guesthouse Review: Accommodation in the Heart of Ijevan

We recently had the opportunity to stay at Belleville Guesthouse, a brand new place in Ijevan that offers superb city center accommodation for reasonable prices.  We were unsure of what to expect as our stay was arranged a bit last minute, but we are were pleasantly surprised and extremely happy about our time there. This […]

12 Popular Day Trips from Yerevan That You’ll Absolutely Love

Dilijan National Park: Best day trips from Yerevan, Armenia (Yerevan day trips guide)

It is easy to end up sucked into Yerevan and its exciting cafe scene and pleasant streets.  But, there are many amazing day trips from Yerevan that make a trip to Armenia a delight for any traveler.  This is a guide to some of the best Yerevan day trips. 12 Day Trips from Yerevan I […]