Georgia is a country of contrast, country of mountains, rivers, lakes, waterfalls, it’s like a paradise where you can discover everything, which makes you happy or surprised. It is a small country right on the intersection between Europe and Asia; it is located in the west of the Caucasus and washed by the warm waters of the black sea. The pride of Georgia can be considered its locals, this cultural people love their country and claim that it is the birthplace of wine. Not only nature makes Georgia so attractive, during the existence of the country, unique cave cities, architecture monuments and art should also be mentioned.
Over the centuries, Georgia has been a home for people of different cultures, ethnics and religious backgrounds. It’s like a perfect place to feel happiness, madness, inspiration, because every day is a new adventure. It’s a mix of everything, the warm-hearted people, the stunning countryside, canyons, caves, national parks, delicious food, polyphonic folk music, Georgian wine, mineral springs, Sulphur baths and etc.
The country has a unique and ancient cultural heritage, and is famed for its traditions of hospitality and cuisine. The capital itself ‘’ Tbilisi’’ retains a culture of several centuries. After upgrading, Georgia became the member of European family and tourism in the country is rapidly developing.
The recorded history of Georgia dates back more than 4,000 years. The Georgian language is among 14 unique languages in the world and has its own alphabet. The country is proud of its unique Georgian alphabet introduced in 5th century BC.
Georgia is also one of the first world countries that adopted Christianity as the state religion in the first half of the 4th century.
Do you know which is the favorite place for tourists in Georgia or what is the highest mountain range in Europe? It is the Caucasus Mountain marking the border between Georgia and Russia.
If you are interested in finding highest permanent settlements in Europe, you will find it in Georgia.
Who were the first Europeans? Georgia is a homeland of the first Europeans, archeological expedition in Dmanisi, found the oldest human skulls in the Caucasus.
Georgians are proud of the title that the country holds - the cradle of winemaking. Georgia has been producing wine for 8,000 years.
Georgia has number of UNESCO heritage sites. There are three cultural sites listed in UNESCO’s World Heritage list, while 15 other sites are on a tentative list.
And about food, ‘’Every Georgian dish is a poem”, these are the words of famous Russian poet Alexander Pushkin, and we couldn’t agree more with them. Georgian Traditional cuisine is a colorful poem made up of all the juicy ingredients provided by a mild climate and cooked with ancestral techniques.
Last but not least! Exploring Georgia is a constant pleasure and we want you to feel this moment!