is rich in ancient culture,
folklore and architecture. You
could not hide excitement, when
you see Georgian dance and folk-song
reflecting the history of this
Georgian table has the most
attractive traditions- the culture
of wine drinking, of managing
the table, which are always
led by the person who is called
“Tamada” (toast master). Georgian
kitchen with variety of dishes
from different parts of Georgia
will not let you forget this
beautiful place called as “wine-country”.
who has ever visited Georgia,
dreams to see this beauty again.
How could anyone forget this
country, the country that is
called the part of tales and
advise you to visit Georgia,
see its natural beauty, study
its history, culture and be
sure, this impression will accompany
you for all your life. After
all these you, like others will
have only one desire to visit
Georgia once again.
is one of the countries in Caucasus,
situated on the Europe-Asia
crossroad. North part of Georgia
is bordered by Russia. Turkey
and Armenia are on its south
and Azerbaijan border is on
the east. In spite of a small
territory (69700 sq.m.) Georgia
is distinguished for its natural
variety that have different
far from the capital you can
see and enjoy snow-covered mountains,
to reach of them you need just
two hours. You can easily appear
at the Black Sea, enjoy its
beautiful and sky-blue coasts.
This journey takes you 5-6 hours.
Georgia is between two seas,
the Black Sea and the Caspian
says, that well-known Silk Road
lay through Georgia. This is
the country that links Europe
has been Orthodox-Christian
country since the 4-th century.
In spite of this, various nations
with different faith have lived
friendly in Georgia since ancient
time. In the capital of Georgia
you can still see monuments
reflecting different national
culture and religion, for example
synagogue, mosque and others.
to the historical sources Georgian
kingdom has existed since 6-th
century B.C. The period between
10-13 centuries is known as
“okros khana” –Golden Age, because
Georgia was the united country,
it was the time when Georgia
possessed large territory from
“Nikopsia to Darubandi” (almost
all territory between the Caspian
Sea and the Black Sea).
and external wars since 13-th
century made country very fragile.
This was continuing for centuries.
At last in 19-th century, with
the purpose to survive its faith
and territorial integrity, Georgia
joined to Russia.
spite of this, Georgian nation
aspired to be independent. In
1918 the country gained independence.
Unfortunately this happiness
was short lasting,
In 1921 the Red Army managed
to occupy Georgia.
1991 Georgia became independent
again and has been following
the way of democratic development.
territory of Georgia is divided
into regions with their different
geographic positions and traditions.