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National Geographic Georgia - Caucasus as its best

Tradition, modernity and hospitality: Caucasus as its best. National Geographic Georgia & Georgian National Tourism Administration Special Issue

What's Up in Georgia
Georgia’s best places for adventurous souls

We are never tired of pointing out that Georgian nature is very diverse. Different landscapes offer different types of adventures for those who don’t like traditional sightseeing or relaxing vacation at the seaside. We should warn you about timing of the trip: some destinations really require more time to reach them, so better don’t plan too many activities a day. So, if we move from its Ea

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Rules and peculiarities of Georgian national cuisine

Guide for gastrotourists by Forbes Ukraine. Khinkali in Tbilisi Photo credit: Thinkstock Capital city of cheese – Zugdidi Photo credit: Shutterstock The most authentic Khachapuri Photo credit: Shutterstock Source: Forbes.ua

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  • Mestia
    Mestia, the main regional center of Zemo (Upper) Svaneti, is situated 456 km from Georgia’s capital city, Tbilisi, and is 1,500 meters above sea level. It is the starting point for most trips to Svane ...
  • Sighnaghi
    City of wine and love, as it is being called in recent years, is very much appealing to those who are tired of rush and hustle, and like everything lovely, cute and small. Walking through Sighnaghi, y ...
  • Anaklia
    Anaklia is a seaside resort in Western Georgia. Its coastline stretches 8 km along the Black Sea, and there are several modern hotels. At the western end of the promenade the longest pedestrian bridge ...
  • Mtskheta
    Mtskheta is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It has been inhabited since before 1,000 BC and was once the capital of the early Kingdom of Iberia (today’s Eastern Georgia).  Just 20 km from Tbi ...
  • Telavi
    Telavi, the capital of the Eastern province of Kakheti, is home to several of the region’s world-famous wineries, art museums, castles and a theater highlighting folk singing and dancing. Telavi is lo ...
  • Kazbegi
    Kazbegi National Park is located on the northern slopes of the mighty Caucasus range, and its protected area covers a total of over 8,700 hectares. At 5,047 metres above sea level, Kazbegi Mountain (o ...
  • Sairme
    The health resort Sairme is located to the south of Kutaisi, 950 meters above sea level. This unique location offers healing springs, an ecologically clean environment, and beautiful nature. It is loc ...
  • Kutaisi
    Kutaisi, the capital of Imereti, is Georgia’s second largest city after Tbilisi. Elegant, tree lined streets with 19th century houses stretching down to the banks of the Rioni River, along with severa ...
  • Tbilisi
    Georgia's ancient and vibrant capital city spreads out on both banks of the Mtkvari River, and is surrounded on three sides by mountains. The most widely accepted variant of the legend of Tbilisi's fo ...
  • Gori
    The original fortress, constructed on a hilltop, was named Gori (meaning hill in English), and was mentioned in the Georgian chronicles as early as the VII century. Some historians believe that the fo ...
  • Batumi
    Batumi—the “Pearl of the Black Sea,” as it is often called—is located in the autonomous republic of Adjara. European architects undertook numerous projects in Batumi at the beginning of the 20th centu ...
  • Borjomi
    Borjomi is famous for its mineral water industry (which is the number one export of Georgia). Archaeological excavations have revealed the existence of stone baths in the area, proving that these mine ...
  • Akhaltsikhe
    Akhaltsikhe is a town in Southern Georgia, founded in Middle Ages. Its name means “a new fortress”, because the town’s fortress used to be the most important landmark of the region. In 1579 it was a c ...
  • Zugdidi
    The city is the capital of the Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region, which combines Samegrelo (Mingrelia) and Svaneti. The name "Zugdidi" means "big/great hill" in Laz and Mingrelian.Zugdidi served as the ca ...
  • Kvareli
    The small, pretty town of Kvareli is located 150 kilometers from Tbilisi, and is both an interesting place for a day trip, and the starting point for a longer tour throughout Kakheti. Wine lovers, nat ...
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