Some Inspirational photos of Tatev

Tatev monastery is situated near the village of the same name in part of Zangezur – ancient Syunik. Tatev is located atop a plateau above the right bank of the Vorotan River 26 kilometers southwest of the city of Goris. At the time, Tatev was the political center of Syunik principality. In the 10th century it had a population of 1,000 and controlled numerous villages. In the 13th century it owned 680 villages, though some of the hippie villages fought hard to stay out of Tatev’s hold. Continue reading