The Legend of Vardzia

The cave monastery complex Vardzia was built during the reign of King George III and his daughter Queen Tamar. There is a legend about the name origin of this outstanding monument of medieval architecture. According to the legend, a long time ago, when Tamara was still a little...


Telavi is located in the eastern part of Georgia, in the picturesque Alazani Valley, and is the center of the wine region – Kakheti. Telavi is considered not only the center of the region, but also the center of the Georgian wine making. Both the town and its surroundings...