Tag Archives: Gori

Supra – the Georgian feast

The Supra – the Georgian feast – is at the heart of Georgian culture. Georgians will find any reason to set up a Supra. For instance, when I found my first appartment here and when I had bought a car, … Continue reading

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one year in geogia

Today, a year ago, I landed in Georgia in the whee hours of the morning. Drove into Tbilisi, for the first time encountering the crazy sparkling TV-tower and the beautifully lit up Narikala fortress above the old town. An exiting … Continue reading

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Potikhonichku

(Written a month ago, published today:) Once a week I head down to Stalin Park to buy a weekly paper in Russian. Since long I’m aquainted with Zura. Always glad to see him. When I ask how he’s doing he … Continue reading

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Tbilisi vs. Gori

It’s Sunday evening and I needed to cool off and shatter my thoughts, so I went for a walk. A perfectly peaceful summer evening in Gori with the stars out and the moon only one day away from full. I … Continue reading

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the “city” i live in

City is an exaggeration, Gori is rather a town. It’s a very pleasant town, I like my life here. There is little to do for entertainment, a few restaurants is essentially it, as far as I have discovered. If I … Continue reading

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monitoring

Out of all the places I could be be, I figured I’ll briefly explain why I now live in Gori, Georgia. Three years ago a war broke out between Georgia and Russia, a dispute based on the aspirations of South … Continue reading

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High altitudes

I like Gori, my town, but it was quite nice to leave last Thursday when I had the opportunity. I hade decided to head for the high altitudes, the proper Caucasus that I had heard and read about..The ride there … Continue reading

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