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Kakheti Wine Tour

Kakheti is Georgia’s most famous wine region, and as such, it has an extensive variety of wine-related tourist destinations. On Thursday I took my family on a tour of three. 1. The Alexandre Chavchavadze House Museum in Tsinandali http://www.tsinandali.com/index_en.html For … Continue reading

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Lunch in Zugdidi

There are two main routes to Mestia/Upper Svaneti. One goes through Lower Svaneti – if you were coming from Tbilisi, you’d hang a right at Kutaisi and head straight north, through Lentekhi. This was our initial plan because it looks … Continue reading

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Georgians in New York / Oda House

Today I went to a rally held by Georgians to protest the occupation of Abkhazia and South Ossetia. The rally was held in the rally area outside the UN (for non-American readers, we have special “free speech zones” near important … Continue reading

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Zedazeni

There’s a new beer on the market in Georgia. It’s called “Zedazeni” and it sort of blows Natakhtari out of the water. I’m not a Natakhtari hater – I’m a Kazbegi hater, actually, and I happen to like most Georgian … Continue reading

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Stuck in an Elevator

That title is in no way metaphorical – this post is about me getting stuck in an elevator. Yesterday was Giorgoba, or Saint George’s Day. Schools were closed and the only private student I had scheduled that day was sick, … Continue reading

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Asian Food in Tbilisi – Part I

There’s been a lot on my mind recently. Culture shock. Religion. Race. Tolerance and intolerance. All of these are big, interesting, intertwined, and controversial subjects. I don’t really know how to address them yet – how to peel back the … Continue reading

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Beer in Tbilisi

I’ve been holding off on posting this for long enough. I haven’t gotten to go everywhere and try everything, yet, but there’s always more to be done and if I wait until I do it all I’ll never post. So … Continue reading

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Elvis American Diner: Friday Morning, Saturday Night!

So I finally made it back to the Elvis American Diner that I first reviewed in my post “American food in Tbilisi.” As my new school is directly across the street from the place, I decided to try their burger … Continue reading

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Beer! (at Bavarian Brauhaus)

One of my favorite topics. I could wax philosophic on beer for days. Just ask anyone who knows me. Until last Sunday, I hadn’t found a place in Georgia to go for some more different beer. You see, Georgian beer … Continue reading

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American food in Tbilisi

Editor’s note: If you’re a whiny crybaby who doesn’t want to read about food, this entry is not for you. Feel free to use this fine website to find something better. I’ve recently had the opportunity to try several restaurants … Continue reading

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