Nemrut, 2130 m mountain SE Turkey; at the summit, a number of large statues are erected around a royal tomb from the 1st century BC. These statues were once seated, with names of each god inscribed on them. The heads of the statues have at some stage been removed from their bodies, and they are now scattered throughout the site.

Mount Nemrut-Adiyaman /Turkey Nemrut or Nemrud is a mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the century BC.

Mt Ararat, it's in the Bible, the Torah, and the Koran .... where Noah landed. It stands where Armenia, Iran, and Turkey come together.  it's almost like they pushed it up. || .. X ღɱɧღ ||

Mt Ararat, it's where Noah landed with the ark. It stands where Armenia, Iran, and Turkey come together.

Armenians (Armenian: հայեր, hayer [hɑˈjɛɾ]) are an ethnic group native to the Armenian Highland. The Republic of Armenia and the unrecognized de facto independent Nagorno-Karabakh Republic are the two countries where Armenians form a majority, both with a nearly homogeneous population. Because of a wide-ranging and long-lasting diaspora, an estimated total of 5-7 million people of full or partial Armenian ancestry live outside of Armenia. As a result of the Armenian Genocide, a large number…

Armenians (Armenian: հայեր, hayer [hɑˈjɛɾ]) are an ethnic group native to the Armenian Highland.

Mount Ararat - Turkey  - where Noah's ark landed according to the book of Genesis. Genesis 8:4

Mount Ararat - Turkey - where Noah's ark landed according to the book of Genesis. Genesis Actually the Bible does NOT say it landed on Mount Ararat.

Mt. Ararat at sunrise. In the foreground Khor Virap monastery was built above a prison where Saint Gregory, the first missionary to Armenia, was imprisoned for 13 years. (Photo: 2003 Jon Warren/World Vision)

Ararat at sunrise. In the foreground Khor Virap monastery was built above a prison where Saint Gregory, the first missionary to Armenia, was imprisoned for 13 years. (Photo: 2003 Jon Warren/World Vision)

Armenian Wheel of Eternity

The Armenian eternity sign is an ancient Armenian national symbol and a symbol of the national identity of the Armenian people. It is one of the most common symbols in Armenian architecture, carved on khachkars and on walls of churches.

5500 Year Old Shoe, Chalcolithic (Copper Age) 3627-3377 BC, Vayots Dzor province of Armenia, some evidence suggests that we humans started wearing footwear perhaps 40,000 years ago.

Polychrome Pottery and Copper Metallurgy of the Chalcolithic Period

The oldest known leather shoe, about 5500 years old, found in Armenia. ---------- The world's oldest leather shoe, made from a single piece of cowhide laced with a leather cord along seams at the front and back, was found in a cave in Armenia in

Hitch hiking to Yerevan in Armenia was really fun. After picked up by an empty tour bus in Georgia we immediately found another ride at the Armenian border straight to the capital. After a few days strolling around its official Yerevan is the only city where you can find a balloon flying over the state opera in the morning.  . سفرمون به سمت ارمنستان رو با هيچهايك چهار نفره !!! از خارج شهر تفليس شروع كرديم و بعد از يه ربع يه اتوبوس مسافري خالي ما رو سوار كرد اين اتوبوس داشت ميرفت به سمت مرز…

Hitch hiking to Yerevan in Armenia was really fun. After picked up by an empty tour bus in Georgia we immediately found another ride at the Armenian border straight to the capital. After a few days strolling around its official Yerevan is the only city where you can find a balloon flying over the state opera in the morning. . سفرمون به سمت ارمنستان رو با هيچهايك چهار نفره !!! از خارج شهر تفليس شروع كرديم و بعد از يه ربع يه اتوبوس مسافري خالي ما رو سوار كرد اين اتوبوس داشت ميرفت به سمت مرز…

Why you NEED to visit Aremenia - the perfect budget friendly, beautiful travel destination. Click to read why you need to add it to your wanderlust bucket list, and where you should go!

Goodbye Iran, Hello Armenia

Why you NEED to visit Aremenia - the perfect budget friendly, beautiful travel…

Friend:  Where is your next destination?  Me:   Armenia  Friend:  Armenia what? That country sounds weird. Anyway, Goodluck to your  adventure!  Me:  Just wait for my photos and stories when I get back.   I've always believed that travelling is not just limited to France, Italy,  Japan, an

Oct 9 30 PHOTOS THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT TO TRAVEL ARMENIA

Friend: Where is your next destination? Me: Armenia Friend: Armenia what? That country sounds weird. Anyway, Goodluck to your adventure! Me: Just wait for my photos and stories when I get back. I've always believed that travelling is not just limited to France, Italy, Japan, an

Armenians (Armenian: հայեր, hayer [hɑˈjɛɾ]) are an ethnic group native to the Armenian Highland. The Republic of Armenia and the unrecognized de facto independent Nagorno-Karabakh Republic are the two countries where Armenians form a majority, both with a nearly homogeneous population. Because of a wide-ranging and long-lasting diaspora, an estimated total of 5-7 million people of full or partial Armenian ancestry live outside of Armenia. As a result of the Armenian Genocide, a large number…

Armenians (Armenian: հայեր, hayer [hɑˈjɛɾ]) are an ethnic group native to the…

Ağrı dağı - Am pretty sure this is Mount Ararat and the church in front is located on Lake Van.Turkey

"Armenian warned me there would be trouble," a character laments. Mount Ararat rises in the historic Armenian homeland. National Geographic, June Photograph by Harry N.

Beautiful grillwork in Yerevan, Armenia. Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, is marked by grand Soviet-era architecture. The basalt Matenadaran library, housing thousands of ancient Greek and Armenian manuscripts, dominates its main avenue. Republic Square is the city's core, with musical water fountains and colonnaded government buildings. The 1920's History Museum of Armenia on the square's eastern side contains archaeological objects like a circa-3500-B.C. leather shoe. (V)

-Beautiful grillwork in Yerevan, Armenia. Situated along the Hrazdan River, Yerevan is the administrative, cultural, and industrial center of the country.

Mount Nermut is a high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the 1st century BC. It is referred to as the pantheon of the Armenian gods.

Mount Nemrut is a high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the century BC. It is referred to as the pantheon of the Armenian gods.

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