Long weekend away: from Georgia to Armenia. Part 2: Armenia

By | 2018-02-10T14:44:40+00:00 October 15th, 2017|

To get to Armenia from Signaghi, we took a marshrutka from Signaghi to Tiflis and then a minivan to Yerevan. We jumped off the car in Sevan and took a taxi to our hotel, Noy Land Resort. Here we were rewarded with great service for small money: the rooms are big and nicely furnished, the restaurant is open until [...]

Long weekend away: from Georgia to Armenia. Part 1: Georgia

By | 2017-10-19T08:19:59+00:00 October 7th, 2017|

Long weekend away: from Georgia to Armenia. Part 1: Georgia Georgia for me is delicious cuisine, savory wine (my absolute favorite is Kindzamarauli), cozy architecture and extremely friendly people. Already after our first trip to Georgia, we unequivocally decided that we will come back to Georgia again. This time we had only couple of days [...]

Cappadocia – a magical place for a long weekend escape

By | 2017-10-07T14:40:39+00:00 July 6th, 2017|

Some places on the Earth are an absolute, unquestioned “yes!” for a visit. Cappadocia belongs to those places and definitely tops this list! Looking at the beautiful photos in the Internet and in Instagram, we were expecting some uniquely beautiful experience. But the reality surpassed our expectations! Magical sunrise in Cappadocia Beware: this post contains plenty of photos! [...]

Long layover in Qatar

By | 2017-10-19T06:35:10+00:00 October 8th, 2016|

Doha How many hours do you have to spend? From Doha, Qatar Airways (place 2 in overall ranking, place 4 in airline safety ranking) fly to about 160 destinations all over the world. […]

Georgia: getting around.

By | 2017-10-19T06:36:24+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|

Almost nine months passed after our Georgian trip, several other beautiful and exceptional countries visited; however, Georgia stays one of my absolute favorites in my whole travelling history. When people ask me the “why” question, I can immediately think (and dive into the pleasant memories) about breathtaking intact nature, rich culture, over-delicious food and wine, fairness and hospitality of the [...]

Iran. Part 2: about the right dress-code, correct behavior, hotels and photography

By | 2017-10-19T06:38:55+00:00 January 21st, 2016|

Dress-code (for ladies) Probably, the most exciting subject for those who thinks of going to Iran. Dress-code for women exists, that’s true. However, it is not so strict as many of us imagine. Quran demands some level of modesty from both men and women. Hijab – a scarf that covers head and shoulders and therefore prevents women from direct gazes [...]

Yet undiscovered Iran… Intro

By | 2017-10-19T06:39:27+00:00 January 7th, 2016|

Iran... A trip over Silvester to Iran. Why not? Let's start by dispelling some popular myths. - Unsafe? (this question was asked by 95% of my friends) - Not true, according to a risk map Iran is even safer than my homeland. Don't mix Iran with its neighbour country similar in sound - Iraq. Besides, according to our own feelings, Iran [...]

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