Churchkhela are a traditional type of Georgian candy from the Caucasus region. They are also called Georgian Snickers bars and combine grapes and nuts.
Sighnaghi, Georgia is a tiny town in Georgia’s easternmost region of Kakheti. It is also home Bodbe Convent and St George’s Church from the 17th century.
Travel Tbliisi – Read about Tbilisi’s long and checkered history. The city continues to seduce even the most seasoned travelers despite its past.
A travel tale of our journey from Tbilisi to the tiny mountain village of Kazbegi in the Caucasus Mountains, just a short 10km away from the Russian border.
The Mtkvari river carves its way through the lush and dramatic cliffs of Georgia. Its course runs like a tour through Georgian history. Ancient fortresses and castles loom over the river, and ancient trading sites attest to Georgia’s rich history as a crossroads between Europe and Asia. Eventually, the river’s meandering course passes by […]
Travel in Georgia can be charming, but life in a Georgian village is not easy. Often there is no running water or electricity for a day or two. Life tends to be slow-paced, with much of the work being done during the months of spring, summer and fall.
My favorite moments of 2010 from Taiwan to an epic summer road trip in Canada, and on to Shanghai, China and Georgia.