Coat of Arms Georgia

Georgia – General Information

Georgia (Sakartvelo) is a republic in Eastern Europe/Asia, on the east coast of the Black Sea in Caucasus. Country has 4 land borders: Russia, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Armenia. People have lived on this territory since early stone age. Even though the country is located partly in Asia, the local culture is more European than Asian. Georgia…

Georgian History Golden Age

Georgian History

According to the Dmanisi excavations, we can say that people have been living on territory of Georgia for 1 800 000 years! The first Kingdoms in Georgia – Diaohki and Kolkha were formed at the end of Second millennium. They only existed for a few centuries, as they were overpowered by a northern invader nomadic…

Georgian Culture

Culture

Georgian Culture is as old as the Kingdoms in Georgia, from the early ages till today, a huge cultural heritage has been created on this tiny piece of land. We can say one of the first is the Georgian Alphabet, which is one of the 14 unique alphabets in the world. Language & Alphabet Today…

Georgia Weather

Weather

TBILISI WEATHER Georgia is located in the very north of the subtropical climate zone. Thus, in Georgia weather has all the parts of subtropical climate. Georgia gets all 4 seasons and many sorts of weather. You can find Glaciers and snow mountains year round, at the same time you can go swimming in the Black…

Georgian Religion Cross Orthodox

Georgian Religion

Throughout the centuries, Its geographic location made Georgia a cultural melting pot. Travelers, merchants and preachers came here from all the ends of the great silk road. With them they brought knowledge, trade and religion. Thus Georgian Religion has changed over the course of time. Idol Worship & Zoroastrianism in Georgia At the very beginning…

Georgia food top 8 things to try

Georgian Food – The Great 8

So you’re visiting Georgia and you need a guide of what to try from this delicious cuisine? Often times the menus in the restaurants can be overwhelming and you might end up going for “safer” options. We’ve decided to help you out on your journey and put together a list of Top 15 Georgian dishes…

Georgian Cuisine Adjarian Khachapuri

Georgian Food

Georgia is quickly becoming a trendy location for travel, mostly it’s because of Georgias nature, Historical heritage and fun people. Another big part of the hype is the Georgian food! Today, Georgia offers a big variety of delicious dishes. However little do people know that the Georgian food has evolved drastically throughout the ages. If…

Georgia Holidays Tbilisoba People Dressed in Chokha

Georgia Holidays & Festivals

Georgians are very festive people, this is why in Georgia Holidays are in abundance! Below you’ll find a list of Official Holidays in Georgia and also some information about special festivals that take place: Official Holidays in Georgia January 1 & 2 – New Year Celebraitons January 7 – Christmas [With the orthodox calendar] January…

Georgia Ski Resorts

Georgia Ski Resorts

There is a big number of travelers early visiting Ski resorts in Georgia, which contributes a great deal to the touristic potential of the country. There are 3 major ski resorts in Georgia:   1. Mestia Mestia is one of the most outstanding ski resorts in Georgia – beautiful nature, amazing local culture and ski…

Top Useful Phrases in Georgian language

Top Useful Phrases in Georgian Language

According to statistical data, not a lot of people speak English in Georgia, therefore we’ve put together couple of lists to make your communication with locals easier. Firstly, it’s always fun to learn a new language. Secondly, Georgians love it when foreigners try to speak Georgian. Hence, if you learn a few words from the…

Georgian church dress code

Georgian Church Dress Code

Georgian Church Dress Code follows the general rules of Orthodox Christianity. If you’re planning to visit Georgia, at one point you’ll be entering a church for sure. In this article you’ll find all the information you need to confidently enter a Georgian Orthodox Church without violating the dress code & rules of behavior. Georgian Church…