Vodka, wine and the mountains

Ah… Georgia, sweet Georgia… You make me so drunk!! The last week and a half I have spent in Tbilisi, the charming capital of this country, and the mountains… In

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Paganism in vodka valley

After the wonders of Svaneti there was only one place in Georgia that could really capture my imagination: Tusheti. With promises of more beautiful mountain scenery and unique traditions, completely

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Echmiadzin and Akhalkalaki

Hotel: EuroStar Hotel (Akhalkalaki, Georgia) $40 This morning we planned on visiting the town of Echmiadzin, the Armenian Vatican, home to the Armenian Orthodox church. We planned to take a

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Cave cities of Vardzia

Hotel: Hotel Lile (Tbilisi, Georgia) $40 After a decent breakfast, a taxi driver arrived and we set off for Vardzia, the cave city. The landscape soon changed from rolling meadows

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Diary Entries from Georgia

We thought it necessary to provide a background of Georgia in our first entry from this part of the trip seeing that it is a less well-known part of the

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Master of Georgia – part one

Gamarjoba! Some of you know already that I am here to finalise my masters thesis on Capital Markets in Developing Countries. ALL of you know that combining work and pleasure

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Tiblisi

After crossing the border, we were hounded by taxis looking for our custom to drive us the 12 km to the nearest town of Batumi. Tired and with an aching

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Master of Georgia – Final part

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 Master of Georgia It was our last night and we had another amazing dinner with Georgian dishes and (of course) a bottle

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Russia, Georgia and Azerbaijan 2003

Links to travel journals and pictures from: 2003 Moscow, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Sochi 2004 Georgia, Svaneti, Armenia

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