Armenia Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: Armenians like borscht (beet soup); khorovadz (roasted meat), potatoes and stews.  Some delicacies are fresh trout from Lake Sevan. grapevine... More
  • Family: In villages Armenians have private houses, many having small farming plots and small barns. Adults when first married usually live with their... More
  • Fashion: Urban Armenians wear the styles of Europe. Jeans are popular among the youth. Traditional costumes include baggy pants worn under... More
  • Visiting: It is considered polite to visit  without an invitation.  As a sign of love and respect most social gatherings include... More

Armenia Facts

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Capital Yerevan
Government Type republic
Currency AMD
Population 2,974,184
Total Area 11,484 Square Miles
29,743 Square Kilometers
Location Southwestern Asia, between Turkey (to the west) and Azerbaijan
Language Armenian 96%, Russian 2%, other 2%

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