Levon’s Cave

One man’s obsessive devotion creates magical underground world that now you too can visit. Welcome to the world of Levon’s cave.

 

Levons-cave

Photo by   Simon Varwell

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Four Armenian Artists You May not Have Heard of

Okay, first off: no characters will be devoted to any Cher- or Kardashian-related matters, great or even greater, not so much for fear of being the straw that breaks the camel’s back, as the thread that turns the already-overstretched fabric of the interwebs inside out and sends it into an oblivion-bound tailspin, with its voluptuous tassels of teen wannabes’ Instagram/Pinterest/whatevs accounts flapping in the breeze. No. Armenia has produced some very talented artists in the last century who populate the worlds of music, comedy, drama, film and more in great numbers who are nowhere near as known to the under-35 demographic as they deserve to be. It is them we’ll be looking at today.

 

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Photo by  Charles Aznavour

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Four Ways Pushing Your Boundaries Really is the Gift that Keeps on Giving

Okay, okay – we know that we may very well be preaching to the converted here. Nevertheless, we’ll take this detour to the realm of reason where brain might get a (migratory) bird’s eye view of what brawn already instinctively knows – that the benefits you get after stepping outside your comfort zone and pushing your boundaries can linger far longer than the thrill of the wanderlust thirst quenched. Here are the four biggies how.

 

gift, pushing your boundaries

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More Encores with a Difference in Georgia – Part Three: Spas

Welcome back. In this third and final part of this mini-series (previous parts here and here) we’re adding a water-infused twist of sublimity that will restore body and soul to full working order after the delicious arduity your Caucasian Challenge. Shift into a lower gear and into the effervescent world of spas in Georgia. We have already touched on the well-kept secret that is the Georgian spa world here, and now it’s time to give this amazing side of the country – and, by extension, you – the treatment you both deserve by naming each pearl in its pristine row, so that you may lithely and blithely follow in the footsteps of tsars and Persian Shahs to the oasis of tranquility of your choice. Come, reader, and slip into something more comfortable. You know you deserve it.

 

health spas in georgia

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More Encores With a Difference in Georgia: Part Two

So, right as we promised, here’s part two in our Letting Your Inner Chuck Norris Loose in Georgia series, in case your Caucasian Challenge has wound up in Yerevan and you’re still finding that you’re up for more. After Part One’s trekking-themed piece, today we’ll take a look at a second way of honoring your itinerant adventurer side, and turn our gaze to…

 

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Photo by Martin Lopatka

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