Georgia Railway

How to get from Tbilisi to Batumi

You can get to Batumi from Tbilisi by car, minibus, bus or train. The distance between Tbilisi and Batumi is 375 kilometres, so it will take around 6 – 7 hours to get to Batumi by car. Road conditions depend on weather conditions, traffic and road works. Often, livestock is roaming around the highways. Therefore, …

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Sabaduri forest

Sabaduri forest

Sabaduri forest is located in Mtskheta-Mtianeti region and it’s part of Tbilisi National Park. Tbilisi National Park is the first national park in Georgia. It was established in 1973 and is located on the southern slopes of the main Caucasus ridge and on the slopes of their branches at an altitude of 600-1,700 m above …

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Pantheon – Mtatsminda Scenic Hiking trail

One of the most scenic and short hiking trails in Tbilisi starts in Sololaki. Going uphill to Mama Daviti church takes a bit of courage, but shouldn’t be an issue for a physically fit adult. Sololaki – Pantheon – Mtatsminda – Sololaki trail The distance is about 3 kilometres (about 2 miles). It takes about …

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Tbilisi sea

Tbilisi lakes

There are three swimming places around the city: the Tbilisi Sea, Turtle lake and Lisi lake. Tbilisi sea Tbilisi sea is not actually a sea, but a fresh water reservoir; one of the drinking water sources for Tbilisians. The reason why it’s nicknamed “sea” is unclear. Probably, because it’s deep and big. The lake has …

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Reliable news sources in English language

Here are some of the best news sources about the Republic of Georgia in English language. Considered as one of the independent sources, Civil.ge does a great job covering crunchy topics like public policy and economics. Covering from politics and economics to current events, InterPressNews does a decent job. GeorgiaToday serves as reliable source of …

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Tbilisi is one of the cheapest cities for foreigners

Tbilisi is named one of the cheapest cities for foreigners. Mercer survey studied housing prices, transportation, food, clothing, utilities, entertainment and medical care for employees on international assignments in 209 countries. The survey helps governments and multinational companies to set pay for employees, who move overseas for work. Hong Kong was named the most expensive …

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Finding an apartment for rent or sale in Tbilisi

While many tourists visit Georgia, many are looking for an apartment to stay longer and to enjoy food, culture and local weather. Those, who are looking for a place to stay might find these web resources useful Place.ge From listings of foreclosed bank apartments to rentals, place.ge offers both Georgian and English language real estate …

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Tbilisi neighborhood guide

Located on the crossroad of Europe and Asia, Tbilisi has it all. Built near hot springs and surrounded by mountains, it is a place you should definitely visit. The city is beautiful, the people are warm and the weather is perfect. Whether you are planning to move to Tbilisi or just looking for a place …

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