Lake Sevan, Armenia

Lake Sevan, Armenia, and Sevanavank Monastery Ruins

One of the largest freshwater lakes in the world, Lake Sevan and the Sevanavank Monastery Ruins overlooking it in Northern Armenia are beautiful and historically significant destinations just a few hours north of Armenia’s Capitol, Yerevan.  After our trip through Tbilisi and the Georgian countryside, we headed south to Armenia for a short but beautiful two and […]

Wine Country with a historic view- Sighnaghi Georgia

Sighnaghi and Georgia’s Kakheti Wine Region

Sighnaghi and Georgia’s Kakheti Wine Region – the birthplace of wine, home to Saint Nino’s Bodbe Monastery, and Georgia’s gorgeous most famous winemaking region. After my brother in law’s wedding, we headed out to Sighnaghi, about a two hour trek from Tbilisi, to have their wedding blessed at Saint Nino’s Bodbe Monastery, and to celebrate their […]