Eastern Europe Itinerary. Eastern Europe travel is ideal for people with a curious mind in search of a fascinating Eurail train vaion! Visit Vienna's (Austria) splendid Hofburg Palace, wander around Prague's (Czech Republic) fairytale castle district and relax on Croatia's pristine islands off the coast of Split.
Nov 6, 2012 A Khachkar or Khatchkar, also referred to as Armenian Crossstones (Armenian: խաչքար, literally meaning crossstone) is a carved, memorial stele bearing a cross, and often with additional motifs such as rosettes, interlaces, and botanical motifs. They are characteristic of Medieval Christian Armenian art. The first true Khachkars appeared in the 9th century, during .