Armenia is a country, and previous Soviet republic, in the rocky Caucasus district among Asia and Europe. Among the earliest Christian civic establishments, it's characterized by religious destinations including the Greco-Roman Temple of Garni and fourth century Etchmiadzin Cathedral, home office of the Armenian Church. Khor Virap Monastery is a journey site close to Mount Ararat, a torpid well of lava directly over the outskirt in Turkey.