One of the most romantic regions on the post-Soviet territory, the Caucasus attracts a very special kind of soul. It has everything from cuisine to lush historical heritage to breathtaking landscapes. However, the most peculiar feature are the people living here.
Located right at the European-Asian border and comprising 3 independent countries: Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan, the beauty and splendor of the Caucasus will spellbind you and you will be short of words to express your admiration and delight.
Armenia is considered to be the cradle of Christianity as it was the first country to adopt it as the official religion. It still preserves the ancient tradition of weaving carpets with some iconic designs; it’s famous for its marvelous craft traditions. Georgia, one of the most ancient countries in the world, is worth special attention. It has favorable geographic location as many important routes traverse Georgia, including the famous Silk Road. There’s no doubt about the rich and world-famous wine-making industry in Georgia. Scientists have discovered the world’s oldest wine produced 8000 years ago. Georgia is dotted with UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as Jvari Church, Bagrati Cathedral, Gelati Monastery. World Wide Fund for Nature supports Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park which a place of pilgrimage for nature-lovers as they can enjoy mountainous forests, alpine meadows and unique flora and fauna.
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