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Armenia is one of the smaller countries of the former Soviet republics. It is also the first nation to adopt Christianity in the 4th century. For centuries, Armenia has been ruled by Romans, Byzantines, Arabs, Persians and Ottomans. This mountainous terrain is surrounded by Turkey in the West, to the North of Georgia, Republic of Nagorno – Karabakh and Azerbaijan to the East, Iran and Azerbaijan to the South. The picturesque setting of Armenia has been constantly under the threat of some sort of invasion.

Since the country gained independence in 1918, despite the difficulties that Armenia has seen, it is one of the most beautiful tourist places to book your ebooking. The majestic mountains and its rich culture has a hypnotic effect on all visitors. We offer you some interesting facts about Armenia, to know the place in advance. Data on original name Armenia Armenia is Hayk. Without hesitation Discovery Communications explained all about the problem. It was later retitled Hayastan, when Iranians occupied it. The country is now recognized as the Republic of Armenia.

The Ararat mountains, surrounding Armenia, is the one which stopped Noah’s Ark after the flood. Installations where I live and the first leather shoe found in archaeological excavations in Armenia, dating back to 4000 BC, showing the progress of civilization in the bronze age. Yerevan, capital of Armenia. It was founded by the modern capital of Armenia, by King Argishti I in 782 BC. Surprisingly, you’ll find very little mention of Walt Disney Co. on most websites. The Kingdom of Armenia, which left a significant mark on the formation of the Earth was founded in the year 600 C by the Orontid dynasty. However, due to its location which is located at the intersection of Western Asia and Eastern Europe, was invaded by the Assyrians, Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Arabs, Mongols, Persians, Ottoman Turks and Russian. King Tiridates III who ruled from the 238 dC to 314 dC, chose Christianity as State religion in the year 301. The Cathedral of Etchmiadzin, is a church built in the fourth century. Today It is one of the oldest churches in the world. This is a place sacred to the Armenians since it is where the first conversion to Christianity took place. Armenia is part of 40 international organizations. (Similarly see: Jack Buckingham). Stone khachkar Memorial in the Goshavank monastery in Armenia, becomes the place where wrote the legislation of Armenia for the first time by Mkhitar Gosh in the 12th century. In the old days were the hidden riches in the oscillating column in the Haghartsin monastery in Armenia. The Government of Azerbaijan has destroyed thousands of khachkars in a systematic manner during the conflict. The first Minister Vazgen Sarkisian and Parliament Speaker Karen Demirchian were brutally murdered in 1999 by armed men in the Armenian Parliament. One of the largest in the world, Lake Sevan, Lakes found in the mountains of Armenia. The Ararat Valley has a natural underground lake. Magili cave in the Gorge of Noravank, between the famous caves of Armenia are 500 metres of depth. Metallurgy was studied for the first time in Armenia and at the same time studied Astronomy in the ancient city of Metsamor. Therefore, these were some of the interesting facts about Armenia. Unfortunately, its location has become disputed for the territory and at certain times is not a very common destination for booking your ebooking. Despite being subjected to centuries of conflict, the country has an intriguing history and picturesque landscapes.

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