Iran to Istanbul via Georgia and Armenia
A fascinating journey from northern Iran to Istanbul via Armenia and Georgia
The Artists’ Union , next to the Golden Tulip – Hotel Yerevan, is a major exhibition space.
Sawdust on the floor, wagon wheels, a bull’s head, John Wayne posters and the odd wolf pelt set the scene for the Western-style saloon.
One of the most popular shwarma joints in town.
Tufenkian Carpets is owned by James Tufenkian who made his name in Tibetan carpets and is now working to revive the Armenian carpet-making tradition, which was collectivised and sucked dry during the Soviet era.
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