Category Archives: Syunik

Family Restaurant Tonratoon: An Essential (and Delicious!) Road Trip Stop

Shinuhayr Bakery in Syunik

Every once in a while, you come across a business where the passion and story are palpable. Family Restaurant Tonratoon in Syunik is one of those places. And it is a must-visit when you’re on Shinuhayr Highway near Tatev Monastery and other sights in Syunik. When we were traveling in Shinuhayr, we had the opportunity to […]

Old Halidzor Hotel & Restaurant: A View Worth Waking Up To!

Old Halidzor Hotel and Restaurant in Syunik-7

One thing that always comes to mind when I am ‘on the road to Tatev Monastery’ is the village of Halidzor and the lodges and places that are nestled above the mountains overlooking the mind-blowing Armenian scenery. I always recalled seeing the sign for Old Halidzor Hotel and Restaurant but never had a chance to […]

Lavash and Top-Notch Comfort at the MVN Guesthouse in Goris

MVN Guesthouse in Goris

Is there ever a way to make a guesthouse more perfect than it already is? Of course – just make sure the property has its own lavash bakery (bread house).  Or, you can just take a trip to Goris and visit the MVN Guesthouse! We had a chance to experience some of Goris’ top-notch hospitality […]

A Mystifying Trip to the Abandoned Hin Khot Village in Syunik

How to visit Hin Khot in Syunik Armenia

Perhaps no place in Armenia is quite as jaw-dropping as Hin Khot. This guide details how to visit Hin Khot, what to expect, and a bit of its history. We visited Hin Khot as part of the Legends Trail with People in Need Armenia.  But, of course, you can visit independently and see this beauty […]