On trips in 2003 and 2008, I had managed to visit all former Soviet Republics situated in Asia except Armenia. Because of that, it always had a high priority and as I found out that there were cheap flights from Riga (where I spend six weeks in 2010) to nearby Tbilisi I knew what I should do. Mid-May is also a perfect time to visit Armenia so let’s go.
I led a double life on this trip, during the day I was an ordinary traveller while at night I turned into a student who urgently had to finish a paper for university. […]