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Glacier climbing, Mineral waters and fisticuffs in monasteries 6 Khertvisi Fortress - 6 Aug 2010

Glacier climbing, Mineral waters and fisticuffs in monasteries

August 31st 2010
It was time to get out of Tbilisi and to explore the rest of the country; Saventi, a region in the north sounded great - home to unique and isolated villages set in the Caucasus Mountains and a chance to do some walking as well as see the hundreds of stone towers that were built between the 9th and 13th centuries to successfully keep invaders out. The problem was that it would take a whole ... read more
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Georgian Flag The region of present-day Georgia contained the ancient kingdoms of Colchis and Kartli-Iberia. The area came under Roman influence in the first centuries AD and Christianity became the state religion in the 330s. Domination by Persians, Arabs, and Tu... ... read more
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Tot: 1.055s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 32; qc: 107; dbt: 0.0837s; 107; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.9mb