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
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
Wow…this was quite a day and at the moment it is quite a blur. Just how many churches and wineries can you do in one day? Well if you leave out lunch and start both the church visit and winery in the first stop…that really helps with the total coverage. But I must not slight … More Too much of a good thing!
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?