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A brief encounter with Svaneti: Shdugra waterfall

If you travel around Georgia and want to see the mountainous regions, Svaneti is one of the most beautiful choices. Recently it becomes more popular among the international travelers, which is pleasant for us. Though sometimes everyone needs some time for tete-a-tete with own self, an undiscovered route and places, which are not featured at every second advertising board… In such cases we a





Tusheti: magic of mountains and slippery roads

Couple of years ago BBC hast listed the roads of Tusheti among the most dangerous and hence the most fascinating ones. This triggered the interest of both international and domestic travelers to this remote mountainous region, which is now inhabited in basically in summertime only. Just several families stay for winter in Kvemo Omalo, and 1 or 2 people spend 7 months of cold in Dartlo and Shenako.





Best summer hideaways of the Georgian mountains

Admit it: the closer summer approaches, the more you anticipate holiday time and escape from the sansara of daily responsibilities. Even if you are not an office worker, summer weather and nature and so appealing that you do your best to find several days to switch off from the routine. We decided to make up a list of several not overly popular places of Georgia, real natural hideaways, where you





Fall in Georgia is...

Sometimes it is difficult to explain, what is special about fall. It's still warm and pleasant in Georgia, so you can swim and take sunbath at least till the beginning of September. You can take mineral baths, drink wine and eat natural delicious food everywhere. Wine is becoming the major topic in fall: harvest time (called Rtveli) is approaching, and families gather to harvest grapes, give birth





Racha - Georgian Switzerland

Author: Михаил Голубев The summer of 2013 I spent in Racha - a mountainous region of Georgia, which is not very well-known among travelers. When it comes to mountains in Georgia, first names that come to mind are Svaneti, Gudauri or Bakuriani. But this time, let me tell you of Racha. Detailed information about this land, it's maps, routes, etc, you can find in my LiveJournal. Af