Batumi/Gonio Fortress/Batumi Botanical Gardens It’s a quick run down to the Georgian/Turkish border. And…is it a bad omen that the road sign says “Good Luck” (in English no less!) as you are leaving the country? It does give pause for thought. The drive through the Batumi neighborhoods on the way down was a bit unsettling … More Batumi on the Black Sea
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)
I must confess…it’s been awhile since I have traveled internationally. Frequent travelers can relate to the almost packed bags standing ready at the call…with a separate set of toiletries and travel clothes that with only a few minor adjustments would suffice for just about anywhere in the world. Something that I used to do almost … More Ready….Set….I don’t think so….GO!
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?
In this world of “Guinness World Records” it seems that everyone, everyplace and everything must be a historical milestone. History measured in firsts, biggest, highest, oldest….etc. Well, Georgia has it’s fair share of amazing historical “Firsts, highest, oldest and foremosts” to joint the ranks of important “facts” of our world. Let me name a few … More Georgian Milestones…..Did you know?