Georgia

Church of the Prince, Uplistsikhe, Shida Kartli, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Visiting Uplistsikhe Cave Town, Georgia 

Visiting Uplistsikhe Cave Town, Georgia  Updated May 2024, Visiting Uplistsikhe Cave Town, Georgia was originally published in March 2022 Looking like an out-of-this-world moonscape, Uplistsikhe is an abandoned cave town whose name translates out to the Lord’s Fortress.  Uplistsikhe is Georgia’s oldest cave towns among many, located in the Shida Kartli region very near to the […]

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Georgia-Armenia border crossing, Georgia, Armenia, Caucasus
Armenia, Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Crossing the Georgia-Armenia Border by Marshrutka

Crossing the Georgia-Armenia Border by Marshrutka Updated April 2024, Crossing the Georgia-Armenia Border by Marshrutka was originally published in April 2023 The drive from Tbilisi and Yerevan is one of the more spectacular drives I’ve been on. In this guide, I’ll share with you how to cross the Georgia-Armenia border by marshrutka after having done

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Tsereteli Metro Station, Tbilisi Metro, Tbilisi, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Tbilisi Metro: Georgia Underground

Tbilisi Metro: Georgia Underground Updated April 2024, Tbilisi Metro: Georgia Underground was originally published in January 2022 Getting around using the Tbilisi Metro is a pretty straightforward option for exploring the city with an underground that consists of two lines, the Akhmeteli–Varketili Line and the Saburtalo Line. On both my visits to Georgia, I’ve found

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Aleko Sardanashvili's Winery, Kvanchkara, Georgia
Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Exploring the Best Wine Regions of Georgia

Exploring the Best Wine Regions of Georgia Exploring the Best Wine Regions of Georgia was originally published in February 2024 In the heart of the Caucasus region sits Georgia, a small yet remarkable country that’s the perfect destination for those in search of an unforgettable cultural experience.  The country is known for its delicious cuisine, breathtaking

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Telavi New Bus Station, Telavi-Pankisi Marshrutka, Telavi Bazaar, Telavi, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

How to Get to Pankisi Valley from Telavi, Georgia 

How to Get to Pankisi Valley from Telavi, Georgia  Updated February 2024, How to Get to Pankisi Valley from Telavi, Georgia was originally published in July 2023 I had wondered if there was a marshrutka from Telavi to Pankisi Valley.  Given the time I spent staring at a map of Georgia made it appear that you’d

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Queen Tamar Bridge, Rkoni, Shida Kartli, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Visiting the Rkoni Monastery & Queen Tamar Bridge, Georgia

Visiting the Rkoni Monastery & Queen Tamar Bridge, Georgia Updated February 2024, Visiting the Rkoni Monastery & Queen Tamar Bridge, Georgia was originally published in November 2021 Tucked into Georgia’s Shida Kartli Region, Rkoni is just a short trip from Gori and only two hours from Tbilisi, making it a great day trip option to

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Duisi WWII Monument and Amphitheater, Duisi, Pankisi Valley, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Pankisi Valley Travel Guide

Pankisi Valley Travel Guide Updated January 2024, Pankisi Valley Travel Guide was originally published in September 2023. Scoring a verdant cleft into the Greater Caucasus Mountains, inhabited by the Kist, and home to some of Gerogia’s starkest mountain scenes, the Pankisi Valley is one of the country’s most spectacular locations. Located in the north of

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Mtkvari River, Old Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

24 Things to do in Tbilisi, Georgia + Tbilisi Travel Guide

24 Things to do in Tbilisi, Georgia + Tbilisi Travel Guide Updated July 2023, 24 Things to do in Tbilisi, Georgia + Tbilisi Travel Guide was originally published in March 2021 My first arrival to Tbilisi was near-disastrous, but I’d come to quite like the city over the next few days even though I was

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Abudelauri Blue Lake, Abudelauri Lakes, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia, Hiking & Trekking

Hiking to Abudelauri Lakes in Georgia

Hiking to Abudelauri Lakes in Georgia Hiking to Abudelauri Lakes in Georgia was originally published in December 2023 On my most recent trip to Georgia, the top of the list for me was hiking to Abudelauri Lakes after coming across them on a satellite map as I was looking for new off the beaten path

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Soviet Tbilisi Bunker Tour, bunker, Tbilisi, Georgia
Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Georgia

Tbilisi’s Bunkers: A Secret Soviet Underworld

Tbilisi’s Bunkers: A Secret Soviet Underworld Tbilisi’s Bunkers: A Secret Soviet Underworld was originally published in November 2023 A beguiling network of Soviet-era bunkers, bomb shelters, chambers, and tunnels weave their way beneath Georgia’s capital city of Tbilisi.  These bunkers of Tbilisi have managed to stay mostly a secret until more recently, but even then,

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