Top 7 reasons to travel in Georgia
Country with some of the most ecologically diverse landscapes in the world. Ancient relics, an unusual Black Sea coastline, green rolling valleys, epic mountain passes, snow-capped peaks, waterfalls, and even desert! Is not it amazing to explore all these fascinating destinations in just
one country? We can make it easier for you, that is why in this article we will share top 7 reasons why you should travel in Georgia.
1. Budget friendly destination
If you have limited budget for traveling abroad, then Georgia is the best country for you. it is a budget friendly destination where Many cultural and historical sights are free of charge and Transportation, cafes or restaurants are quite affordable as well. You will be amazed to see how affordable trip you can make for yourself, that is why I suggest you to pack your bag right now and start your wonderful journey in Georgia.
Despite its small size, Georgia has all kinds of landscapes, mountains and even deserts. Here you can explore everything: lakes, waterfalls, spa resorts, canyons, rivers and many more great locations. By the way, there are a lot of interesting destinations for hikers and mountain climbers as well.
3.The birthplace of wine
Georgia is considered to be the oldest winemaking country in the world. Georgians make wine in Qvevri that is an egg-shaped clay vessel, buried under the ground. In the traditional method, Qvevri can be employed throughout the different stages of vindication from fermentation to maturation, when grape juice is often left on the skin, which gives wines complexity and exceptional flavors.
4. Land of Ancient architecture
Georgia is a great destination for religious people as well. If you are interested about ancient cultural churches, monasteries, or even mosques, you can be sure Georgia is exactly for you. There you can see ancient basilicas from 5-6th centuries, mosque “Juma” in Old Tbilisi, cross-shaped churches with beautiful domes of later period and Georgian Orthodox Church is also famous for beautiful frescoes and icons.
5. Georgian hospitable people
Georgia has the third place in the friendliest countries list. Georgains are famous for their hospitality and kind heart. They are very friendly and welcoming and it is so much fun that just in 10 minutes it feels like you know them all your life. Your vacation in Georgia will be perfect experience for you to feel fresh and relax around Georgian hosts.
6. Georgian National Cuisine
Georgian cuisine is a great discovery for gourmets. You can find rich and diverse menu suited to your taste. Rich cuisine with meat and vegetables taste really delicious and we suggest you to try Khachapuri (cheesy bread), Khinkali (dumpling), Chakhokhbili (stewed chicken), Chakapuli (lamb stew), Satsivi (walnut sauce) and many more. Ancient receipt and yummy dishes will definitely make you love Georgia even more!
Tbilisi – (capital of Georgia) means warm in Georgian and its history starts back from 4th century, when the king Vakhtang Gorgasali discovered sulphar baths in the middle of the city while hunting. That is why it is called Tbilisi (warm). City with historical small streets, ancient churches, bridge of love, museums, great architecture and cheap street markets.
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Author – Tamari Aslanishvili