It’s fairly certain that everyone…in some way or another loves food. I must admit that my palate is not broad or accepting of the more ethnic varieties or the more exotic choices. I grew up in Texas and my three food groups when nurturing my young taste buds were steak, potatoes and beer(not that I had any … More Georgian Delights
Our final day in Tbilisi unveils some surprising jewels – one in particular was the Sun. I figure tomorrow will be a beautiful day as I strike out for home. Doesn’t it always work that way??? If you can remember back to our arrival day, we saw a few of the city sites and then traveled … More Georgia’s Golden Treasures
Mestia / Batumi We arrived into Mestia before dark and were treated to blue skies and a rising “almost” full moon. Such a nice change of atmosphere as opposed to “wearing” the rain. The air is crisp and fresh and clear. Night is coming on and the temperature is dropping. It’s a most spectacular … More From Mountains Sublime to the Ridiculous (well, sort of)
Sighnagi and the Alazany Valley Possibly the most exciting thing this morning was to look out the window to see the clouds and rain had lifted out and there were the snow capped Caucasus Mountains towering over the valley. It was a glorious sight. I had imagined that the mountains would be stunning…but the for real sight … More Georgian Saints and Royalty
There is no substitute for a few hours of horizontal snoozing. Although I must admit the delayed reaction factor is quite pronounced. I’m trying to rev up the body and it is slow to respond. The hotel provides an outstanding selection of local dishes as well as a mixture of Euro/Western favorites. From the looks … More What day is it really….
Why do these flights arrive at 3:00 AM?? This is the middle of the night for heaven’s sake! We departed at 9:30pm from Munich for a 3.5 hrs flight to Tbilisi. It’s pitch black out there except for a glorious display of stars! 3:15am touchdown and its raining. The Lufthansa flight was jam packed and … More Georgian Touchdown
Gentlemen need not worry…Ladies..this is all too familiar for you. How many times do you ask yourself… “What shall I pack for this trip?” Probably that little sentence jumps to mind every time you get ready to take a trip, right? Even the smallest little junket requires some wardrobe thoughts. Some could be more difficult like combining … More Do we EVER get it right?