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... view of Mtskheti from here before driving by a
very roundabout way to reach the town and visit the Cathedral there. Being Saturday it seems wedding occupy much
of the priests time: During the time my
lot were visiting 3 weddings took place, and they were quick ceremonies.
It is believed by many that Christs robe lies buried under
this church. The story is quite involved
if the guide book has got is right. Too
involved for me to ...
... underrated wines produced by this little country, which is widely believed to be the birthplace of wine production, over 7,000 years ago.
So one day we were strolling around Calgary and decided to pop into a specialty wine shop, and couldn't resist picking up our first ever bottle of Georgian wine, by a label called Pheasant's Tears. We saved the bottle for a while before cracking it open, because with a poetic name such as ...
... two decades.
-----Two years ago, his male camel died. His remaining female, "Chichy", was suffering from a biological need to reproduce. Goran would do everything he could to go to Chechnya, just north of Georgia in Russia, and get her a mate. He'd already gotten the necessary visas, and gone to the border. Russia wouldn't let him and Chichy in, though; due to political reasons, they considered Georgia a "quarantine" country. He'd waited six months ...
... the special Georgian dumplings the best. We also had the Georgian garlic chicken that Nick said was his favorite dish.
Apparently I didn't get my cameras out again after crossing the border...and I apparently didn't even take any photos during dinner. Oh, well. First day in Georgia and not a single pic of the country. Odd...
Emma is already in bed so I am going to wrap this up now, rather than later, but I might just check the internet quickly
... hard! Our next few days were spent exploring this beautiful city built in a valley along a river. Like Batumi ultra modern buildings are visible but Tbilisi's roots seem more engrained with the old far outweighing the new. Above the city sits the beautiful Nariqala Fortress so we caught a cable car up there, ignoring the wind which would surely have shut down any European one, and enjoyed the magnificent views across the city and ...