25 amazing things you probably didn’t know about Armenia

It’s 25 years since Armenia gained independence from the Soviet Union, and to mark the occasion Telegraph Travel has unearthed a few things you probably didn't know about the country.1. It’s home to the world's oldest wineryAt least that’s what the archaeologists claim: in 2011 they discovered what is thought to be the oldest winery on [...]

By | 2016-09-23T08:17:18+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Без рубрики @en|0 Comments

Photographer Uses Drone To Capture The Beauty Of Armenia

           Landscapes, cultural monuments, cities are nowadays newly discovered with the help of aerial photography. Images, taken from a bird’s-eye view, have truly altered our perception of the photography.PAN Photo’s photographer Davit Abrahamyan has managed to photograph different corners of Armenia from a sky height in all seasons and time of the day, portraying the uniqueness [...]

By | 2016-09-23T08:29:02+00:00 September 4th, 2016|Без рубрики @en|0 Comments

Armenia’s First Smartphone Goes On Sale

YEREVAN—The first smartphone to be manufactured in Armenia, called the ArmPhone, went on sale on Monday with a marketing campaign called “It’s Time for Armenian [products],” during a kick-off celebration during which the various Armphone models were unveiled. Produced by the Technology and Science Dynamics Inc./Armtab Technoligies, an Armenian and American joint venture, the ArmPhone, [...]

By | 2016-06-13T12:37:48+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Без рубрики @en|0 Comments

Germany triggers Turkish outcry with Armenian genocide vote

Members of the Armenian community in Germany hold up signs reading ' Recognition now says thanks' during a session of the Bundestag, lower house of parliament, being held to debate approval of a symbolic resolution that declares the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a "genocide", in Berlin, Germany, June 2, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer [...]

By | 2016-06-03T08:37:42+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Без рубрики @en|0 Comments

Why We’re Expanding to Yerevan

As you probably already know Spotted by Locals continuously incorporates new cities into the platform. This is because we know that there are so many (usually hidden and not very well known) spots worth visiting in different countries of all continents. But, most importantly, the main reason is that we always strive to give our travelers the [...]

By | 2016-05-10T08:17:10+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Без рубрики @en|0 Comments

Aurora Prize Honouring World’s Modern-Day Saviours To Be Presented By George Clooney

George Clooney is set to honour some of the world’s modern-day saviours at a ceremony in Armenia on Sunday. The $1,000,000 (£700,000) Aurora Prize will be granted to one of four finalists for “inspiring acts of humanity” carried out in conflict-ridden regions of the world. Launched by the 100 Lives initiative, which aims to create [...]

By | 2016-04-23T19:15:09+00:00 April 23rd, 2016|Без рубрики @en|0 Comments