Why Georgia belongs on your travel wish list? - Forbes publishes new articles about Georgia
"When i began telling friends that I was going to Georgia - a
country that had been on my list wish for a long time - I got all
sorts of responses. Some thought that i meant the state.
Others had their eyes light up with envy or happy memories of their
own trips to the country...
Food and wine are the main draws
for Georgia - and a primary reason that visitor numbers have
doubled since last year - but hardly the only one. The high
Caucasus are stunning, dotted with picturesque villages and ancient
churches. They are also ideal for hiking. There are natural hot
springs and sulfur pools, especially the ones near Borjomi
And then there's Tbilisi, a city
that has been sacked 27 times but emerged as a distinctively
cosmopolitan place with contemporary architecture mixed in
with the historic buildings, a rich cafe' culture and a boom in
wine and cocktail bars. It is one of the few cities left in the
world that feels like absolutely nowhere else..."