May 2018

Borjomi

Georgia is known for two things: mineral water and wine. For more than two centuries, people have bottled Borjomi mineral water, this fountain of youth, until it reached the position of number one Georgian export. Taste the water right from the spring, as you take a stroll in the

March 2017

Great Ski Resorts in Georgia

I’ve been skiing since I was 5. My father taught me, by attaching his car rope to my abdomen and yelling instructions from behind. I went through all the phases and positions and got stuck at the very end of my training – I knew skiing well enough to

September 2016

Samtskhe Sights – A Weekend of History

What can be more impressive than a 12th-century city carved in the stone? A castle that looks like it came out of fables and legends? Strange and harsh nature? Pack your bags and head to Samtskhe-Javakheti – it is hard to pronounce but easy to travel. In order

August 2016

Annual Festivals in Georgia

Coming September I will write short posts about interesting festivals taking place in Georgia. However, first I would like to write a post about some annual events in Georgia, that are worth noting. BIAFF BATUMI September is when Batumi is in its prime and when Batumi International Art House Film

June 2016

Batumi, the center of Georgia’s Seaside

I was five, maybe six, years old when I saw the sea for the first time. We were riding in a car, driving uphill and there it was, stretched out indefinitely. I asked: “But where does it end?” and I received laughter as my answer. I’ve been travelling

Caves and Kutaisi

If you want to travel to Western Georgia for a weekend, you could fly to Tbilisi and rent a car there or fly directly to Kutaisi airport and rent a car in Kutaisi. DAY 1 Follow the road to Western Georgia. It is fast but boring. Basically, you

Up in the Mountains

Tourism in Georgia is based upon two pillars – the seaside and the mountains. The mountains of the Caucasus have it all – breath-taking views, clean air, traditional foods and folk architecture. For your long weekend, choose one of the following destinations: 1.RACHA Racha – It will take