Tucked away in the south east of Georgia, the capital city of Tbilisi (თბილისი) is a gritty city of charm and transformation. The city, straddled between the mighty empires of Europe and Asia, has had a turbulent history since being founded in the 5th century. Nonetheless the hardy Georgian folk…

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The Kapıkule road border crossing between Bulgaria and Turkey is the busiest in Europe and the second busiest in the world. In other words, it can absolutely chaotic at times and a major headache for travellers. Travellers can make their way across the border by foot, bicycle, train and bus. The queues at…

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Batumi, Georgia is a long standing resort on the Black Sea coast. This city of contrasts is booming and fast becoming the hotspot of the Caucasus. Billions of dollars have been pumped into the city since 2000 and it’s a city of continual juxtaposition. Many travellers find Batumi gaudy and soulless,…

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