Georgia

Tbilisi to Sighnaghi & Kakheti Region: A 1 or 2 Day Guide

Georgia itinerary: Sighnaghi

Georgia boasts arguably the oldest wine-making tradition in the world, with vintages going back 8,000 years. Wine tourism is Georgia is a growing phenomenon and the country’s main wine, producing region, Kakheti, is conveniently located within easy reach from the country’s capital. This beautiful region located in the valley of the river Alazani is popular for both locals and tourists alike looking for a fun getaway from the big city, … Read More

Tbilisi to Mtskheta Day Trip: How to Get There & Things to Do

Jvari Monastery, Mtskheta

If you only have a few days to spend in the Georgian capital and want to venture outside of the city centre, then taking a day trip from Tbilisi to Mtskheta is one of the easiest options to organise. As the capital of the old Georgian kingdom and the place where Georgians officially adopted Christianity, there are a few interesting things to do in Mtskheta. And, as it’s located only … Read More

Georgia to Azerbaijan: Tbilisi to Baku & Sheki to Tbilisi

Baku itinerary

One of the most common ways to enter Azerbaijan for travellers going overland is to travel from Georgia to Azerbaijan. During our time in the Caucauses, we crossed the Georgia-Azerbaijan border twice: once on the night train from Tbilisi to Baku and then from Sheki to Signhaghi which follows essentially the same route as going from Sheki to Tbilisi. If you’re planning on travelling either of these routes in the … Read More

What to do in Kutaisi, Georgia: A 2 or 3 Day Itinerary

Georgia-Armenia-Azerbaijan itinerary: Kutaisi

In the past few years, the Caucasian nation of Georgia has seen a massive increase in tourism as affordable flights across Western Europe have drawn more and more travellers to this underrated country. While most visitors to Georgia set their sites on the cosmopolitan capital of Tbilisi or to mountain towns like Kazbegi, it is highly likely that they arrived at Kutaisi airport, in Georgia’s third-largest city. While many tourists … Read More

How To Get From Kutaisi to Tbilisi by Bus, Train or Taxi

Georgia or Armenia or Azerbaijan

For travellers spending some time exploring Georgia, one of the most common routes that you might at some point need to take is to travel from Kutaisi to Tbilisi. There are a number of transport options that you can take on this route or back from Tbilisi to Kutaisi route including bus, train or taxi. It’s also important to consider whether you’re travelling from or to Kutaisi Airport rather than … Read More