Georgia and Armenia: Crossroads of Continents
- Examine early Homo erectus skulls at the Georgian National Museum with a National Geographic grantee, and visit Dmanisi—the archaeological site where they were discovered.
- Step into Georgia’s rock-hewn Vardzia cave monastery, and trace the roots of Christianity in Armenia at the monastery of Khor Virap.
- Visit the charming Silk Road town of Akhalts’ikhe, and learn about Georgia’s ancient natural wine-making method from a local vintner.
- Enjoy a lively Armenian folk performance by a Yerevan-based ensemble, with a chance to meet the performers after the show.
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