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Posts of category: Georgia

Mgvimevi Monastery

Mgvimevi Monastery

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Monastery near the town Chiatura in Georgia.

The Katskhi pillar

The Katskhi pillar

|   0 |   Georgia

Tiny hermit monastery high up on a limestone rock needle.

Kaloubani St. Giorgi chapel

Kaloubani St. Giorgi chapel

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The Kaloubani St. Giorgi Chapel is located on the top of a mountain 4 km west of Mtskheta.

Khertvisi fortress

Khertvisi fortress

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According to legend, the fortress was destroyed by Alexander the Great. But it was rebuilt over and over again.

Vardzia

Vardzia

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Cave town in the south of Georgia

Udabno at night

Udabno at night

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I have never seen so many stars in the night sky in my whole life.

David Gareja Monastery

David Gareja Monastery

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David Gareja Monastery from the 6th century is the oldest monastery in Georgia. It is situated directly on the border with Azerbaijan.

Trip to Udabno

Trip to Udabno

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The fog on the trees and grasses froze to hoar frost, creating an almost surreal landscape.

The Ananuri fortress

The Ananuri fortress

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The Ananuri fortress is situated on the Georgian Army Road, above the Schinwali reservoir on the banks of the Aragwi River.

Dschwari Monastery

Dschwari Monastery

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The 6th century Dzhvarari Monastery lies high above Mzchata in Georgia.

Mtskheta

Mtskheta

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Mtskheta was the capital of the Iberian Empire for 1000 years.

Uplistsikhe

Uplistsikhe

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Uplistsikhe is a cave town and fortress in Georgia on the river Kura from the 6th century BC.

Gori

Gori

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In the town of Gori in Georgia lies the birthplace of Josef Stalin. The city lies around a fortress hill from the 7th century.