Category Archives: Yerevan

What to Know Before You Go to the Urvakan Festival in Yerevan

Urvakan Festival in Yerevan, Armenia 2019

Yerevan held the first and inaugural Urvakan Festival from May 3-5, 2019 in the capital city’s derelict and almost forgotten about Hrazdan Gorge. The Urvakan Festival is an international festival of contemporary culture and new musical forms and it was a completely successful event.  This post details what to know before you attend the Urvakan […]

Yerevan Beer Guide: Where to Drink Delicious Beer in Yerevan

dargett craft beer in yerevan armenia

The city of Yerevan may not be synonymous with drinking beer, but there are definitely many places to enjoy a tasty beer in Yerevan. This is a Yerevan beer guide detailing the best places to kick back, relax, and down a beer in Armenia’s capital city.  You will find everything from local craft beer to […]

Yerevan Train Station: What to Know Before You Visit the Railway Station

Yerevan Train Station - All You Need to Know Before Visiting the Yerevan Railway Station-2-min

Trains are not as ubiquitous in Armenia as they are in other countries, but they definitely do exist.  The main railway station in Armenia is the Yerevan Train Station.  This is a guide to the Yerevan Railway Station’s history as well as its function and purpose in the Armenian capital city today. This guide will […]

Blue Mosque in Yerevan: History and Visitor Information

blue mosque yerevan armenia-4-min

The Blue Mosque in Yerevan is one of the most popular sights in the Armenian capital city and one that definitely deserves to be visited when traveling to Yerevan.  This post details the Blue Mosque’s history and all you will need to know before your visit to the religious landmark. Brief Summary of the Blue […]

16 Places to Stop on a Yerevan to Gyumri Road Trip (+ Map)

Dashtadem Fortress

Armenia is filled with mind-blowing road trips and on those road trips, you will find plenty of places to stop and break up the journey. These are the best stops to make on a Yerevan to Gyumri road trip. While there are a couple of routes that will take one to Gyumri from Yerevan, we […]

14 Places to Find the Best Coffee in Yerevan (+ Map!)

Best coffee in Yerevan, Armenia - Yerevan coffee guide-3-2

Are you traveling to Armenia soon and looking for the best coffee in Yerevan? This Yerevan coffee guide has been curated to deliver just that! You will find our top picks for coffee shops in Yerevan and please take note that this guide focuses primarily on third-wave coffee in Yerevan and not Armenian coffee. Best […]