Trans Eurasia travel

Your virtual guide to Eurasia! Let's travel together!

News

Georgia

The British newspaper "The Telegraph" named Georgia among the top 10 countries for adventure tourism in the rating "10 extreme directions, about which you have not heard anything."

The British newspaper "The Telegraph" named Georgia among the top 10 countries for adventure tourism in the rating "10 extreme directions, about which you have not heard anything."
Georgia takes the 5th place at this list.

"Telegraph" describes wineries in Kaheti and Fortress Uplistsihe in the Shida Kartli region.

"You've probably never heard of the Kakheti region of Georgia but it will impress you with its wine that is produced there already 8000 years. Recently resumed production of wine according to ancient recipes and the best Georgian wines have appeared in such well-known restaurant chains like The Fat Duck, Hibiscus and Nobu ... The monastery in Ikalto, monks keep a record of ancient wine culture, its territory there is a cellar wine intended for religious rituals, as well as a cellar for the grapes "- the newspaper said.

The article also describes the ancient fortress Uplistsihe, 74 kilometers from Tbilisi. "Uplistsihe is a 3,000-year-old rock city where the ancient winery for wine production on an industrial scale" - the article says.

...×