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Echmiadzin – The Spiritual Center of Armenia

Echmiadzin, Armenia

Echmiadzin is a small spiritual center of Armenia where the world-famous the Holy Echmiadzin Cathedral is situated.

The cathedral is listed in the Unesco World Heritage Site.

Besides, Echmiadzin is the fourth largest and one of the oldest cities in Armenia and this is where the Catholicos of all Armenians lives.

The city is located in Armavir province of the country which is 20 km west of Yerevan and it takes about 30 minutes of ride by minibus.

Hong Kong’s teenage nightclub guru

Rachel Geicke: If Van Wilder were ambitious and female Read more: Hong Kong club Likuid: Hong Kong's teenage nightclub guru

It’s a cold weekday afternoon and Rachel Geicke is standing in the middle of a construction site at the top of Lan Kwai Fong, explaining the layout of her brand new club. Wearing a light grey blazer, jeans and practical shoes, her whip-straight brown hair tucked behind her ears, Geicke is the image of confidence and professionalism. Not what you’d expect from a Hong Kong teenager.

At just 18 years old, Geicke is both the creator and managing director of Likuid, a 2,000 square foot nightclub located in the old Tuscany by H restaurant space in Lan Kwai Fong.

The world’s coolest nationalities

Yep, you read that right: Belgians.

Is it possible to call an entire nation cool? Is it fair to say one nation is more cool than another?

Given that most countries have their own share of murderers, tyrants and reality TV stars, the answer is unequivocally — yes.

To help sort the cool from the less fortunate, we’ve compiled this list of the hippest peoples on the planet. No easy task when faced with almost 250 possible candidates.

Kiev: Golden-domed city of Eastern promise

Kiev: Golden-domed city of Eastern promise

CNN’s global series i-List takes you to a different country each month. In January, we visit Ukraine and look at changes shaping the country’s economy, culture and social fabric.

(By CNN)  The Ukrainian capital of Kiev is a riverside city that boasts streets lined with onion-domed churches and lively summer beer gardens.