Culture shock in The Garden of Eden

Driving from the Turkish border into Batumi and all of a sudden you’re in a downtrodden dilapidated Lada infested Mozambique! If you read stupid books as I do, you’ll know

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Kulturchok i Georgien

Vi var i Georgien i en måned, og det var en helt speciel oplevelse. Jeg kan ikke påstå det var kærlighed ved første blik – mere som et af den

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Til vodkafest i Georgiens bjerge

Efter Svaneti’s øde bjerge var det fedt at komme tilbage til storbyens cafeer, restauranter, biografer og internetcafeer igen. Tbilisi er Georgiens hovedstad (stammer fra ”tbili”, det georgiske ord for ”varm”,

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Stalin’s birthplace

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 Tbilisi to Gori Hotel: Sheraton Metechi Palace (Tbilisi, Georgia) $0 I had reserved an award at the Sheraton Metechi Palace in Tbilisi

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Republic of Georgia

Georgia…is it in Europe or Asia? The question needs only to be asked to be answered. Welcome to Georgia, a land filled with magnificent history and beauty. Archeologists find that

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In search of the Golden Fleece

Like Jason and his Argonauts in times past I went to Georgia to seek out the Golden Fleece… Unlike Jason I wasn’t successful but I did find a country full

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GORI – plankene roper paa deg!

God ettermiddag, kjaere lesere! En varm og ganske svett hilsen sendes dere fra Tbilisi, min nye favorittby. Sydenlivet er over for denne gang, og vi maa vel alle si oss

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Magetroebbel

Foerst og fremst, beklager at det ikke kommer bilder i dag. Jeg faar ikke lastet dem over paa maskina, og saa klager de som jobber her paa kabelen vaar. Siden

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The Constant Trickle of Sweat

I can’t quite believe I am in Georgia. I’ve been wanting to come here for a couple of years and now that I’m here, well, I can’t believe I am.

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Everyone’s Got a Hanky

Yes, that’s right. Everyone has a little piece of cloth to wipe their brow/neck/top lip of that constant stream of sweat. It’s still hot and according to all reports, the

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