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Ajika is Granted Status of Cultural Heritage Monument

The technology of Abkhazian and Megrelian Ajika now has a status of intangible cultural heritage. The status of the monument was given to the National Agency for Cultural Heritage Preservation of Ketevan Papava and Archil Zambakhidze in the framework of the “Georgian Taste Heritage”. What is known today as the …

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Cultural Heritage Project Boosts Potential for Tourism

The Georgian city of Chiatura hosted officials from the National Tourism Administration of Georgia and Imerety regional government on 14 May. The officials, as well as media representatives, visited the natural and cultural heritage sites of Chiatura and took a ride on Cableway #25, built in 1953, which is the …

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Georgian Cultural Heritage Initiative Wins EU Prize

Cultural Heritage

The winners of the 2017 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards were revealed on 5 April. 29 winners from 18 countries are being recognised for their notable achievements in conservation, research, education and awareness-raising. Juries of independent experts examined a total of 202 applications from 39 …

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Tourism Infrastructure to Locate Next to Enguri Hydro Electric Power Plant

Tourism infrastructure will be located next to Enguri hydroelectric power plant.  The strategic plan of infrastructural development was presented at the agency of Georgian Cultural Heritage Protection by Estonian experts. According to the presentation, Enguri power plant will have balconies for the landscape, Cable Cars, science and discovery center, open …

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Living culture of three writing systems of the Georgian alphabet

The evolution of Georgia’s written language has produced three alphabets – Mrgvlovani, Nuskhuri and Mkhedruli – which all remain in use today. Mrgvlovani was the first alphabet from which Nuskhuri was derived and then Mkhedruli. The alphabets coexist thanks to their different cultural and social functions, reflecting an aspect of …

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Gourmet Culinary Holidays in Georgia

Gourmet Culinary holidays in Georgia

Gastronomy is the zenith of cultural importance, epitomizing local dedication to tradition and innovation. No matter where you go or what you do, food will be there to make a great trip even better. Whether taking full-immersion cooking courses, hiking through vineyards and orchards for tastings, hunting down the best …

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