Batumi August 16th 2012 We crossed over from Turkey to Georgia through the Sarp frontier entry point. This meant taking the bus from Kars to Hopa, and then a dolmush (communal taxi/minibus) to the Turkish customs, crossing the customs by foot and, upon entering Georgian territory, taking a dolmush to Batumi. We decided to spend two days in Batumi.
When we crossed the border and during nearly all of our time in Batumi, ... read more
Asia » Georgia » Adjara » Batumi 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
I am a scholar. My works brings me to visit many new places.
I am also never one to turn down a good travel opportunity. So, whenever my work brings me close to some friends, or whenever a friend would like to go travel and offers a ride, I pack up my suitcase and go.
Hence the title of this blog, 'Scholar without Borders'.
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