Georgia is hosting the 2015 UEFA Super Cup

UEFA 2015 Super Cup Tbilisi Georgia

TBILISI, GEORGIA – The recent UEFA Futsal Cup finals and the 2015 UEFA Super Cup are putting Georgia in the spotlight –and UEFA President Michel Platini was given a full briefing during his visit to Tbilisi. Continue reading Georgia is hosting the 2015 UEFA Super Cup

Georgia’s Top Ski Resorts Ready for Winter Season

SKI HOLIDAY IN GEORGIA – Traditionally, Gudauri and Bakuriani were the two major alpine resorts for Georgia’s winter tourism industry. Gudauri in the Greater Caucasus is the most modern, dynamically growing ski resort in Georgia.

 Skiing in Georgia, Caucasus

Bakuriani (175 km. from Tbilisi and 1,700 meters above sea level) in the Lesser Caucasus is the most popular alpine ski resort at the top of Borjomi ravine. However, starting from 2011, Mestia has emerged as a rival to the established destinations with its year-round ski resort in the high mountainous region of Svaneti, in the Caucasus Mountains. Continue reading Georgia’s Top Ski Resorts Ready for Winter Season

Amazing Subtropical Swimming and Skiing Opportunity in Georgia’s Resort

Anaklia_Georgia_TravelANAKLIA, GEORGIA – If you are looking for something different for your next trip or project, the seaside resort of Anaklia in Western Georgia is a travel opportunity to consider. Continue reading Amazing Subtropical Swimming and Skiing Opportunity in Georgia’s Resort

Ketsbaia wants to succeed Alan Pardew at Newcastle

Temuri Ketsbaia

FOOTBALL – Temuri Ketsbaia has presented himself as the next Newcastle United trainer in an interview with The Sunday Sun. He expressed an interest in taking over the job from Alan Pardew, who left the club last month. Continue reading Ketsbaia wants to succeed Alan Pardew at Newcastle

Top Eastern Europe Travel Destinations in 2015

In 2015, Eastern Europe is a serious travel destination to consider. It has developed immensely over the past twenty years and offers many great holiday and sightseeing opportunities. Here is our top of countries in Eastern Europe you could consider for your next travel plan. Continue reading Top Eastern Europe Travel Destinations in 2015

The Oscars 2015 87th Academy Awards: Georgian film in the next round of voting

OSCAR ACADEMY AWARDS – Georgian film – “Corn Island’’ (Georgian: სიმინდის კუნძული, Simindis kundzuli), directed by Giorgi Ovashvili, is in the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 87th Academy Awards®. “Corn Island’’ is a co-production between Germany, France, Hungary and Kazakhstan.

Georgian film "Corn Island"

The “Corn Island’’  is a 2014 Georgian psychological drama. The events take place in a conflict zone by the the Enguri River – a natural border dividing Georgia from its region Abkhazia (Georgian: აფხაზეთი, Apkhazeti), There is virtually no dialogue in this film.

Georgian filmmaker George Ovashvili’s “Corn Island” allready won the top prize: Grand Prix – Crystal Globe (25 000 USD) at the KVIFF – The Karlovy Vary International Film Festival – the most prestigious world film festivals and is considered the most important film event in Central and Eastern Europe.

Name: “Corn Island’’
Initial release: July 9, 2014
Director: George Ovashvili
Running time: 100 minutes
Music composed by: Iosif Bardanashvili
Cast: İlyas Salman, Mariam Buturishvili, Tamer Levent, Ylias Salman
Screenplay: Roelof Jan Minneboo, George Ovashvili, Nugzar Shataidze

Corn Island – Official Trailer:

Toyota offers ecologically cleaner and refined cars for Georgian customers

Toyota Cars in Georgia

TBILISI, GEORGIA – Within Toyota’s “Ecology Protection” strategy, Georgian customers are now able to buy ecologically cleaner and refined RAV4 and Corolla automobiles with diesel engines. Continue reading Toyota offers ecologically cleaner and refined cars for Georgian customers

5th Annual Photo Festival Takes Place in Georgia’s Capital Tbilisi

TBILISI, GEORGIA – The Tbilisi Photo Festival celebrates its fifth anniversary this year by maintaining its focus on urgent contemporary themes affecting the region while showcasing important historical rediscoveries on October 1-5.

Tbilisi

Marking the 60th anniversary of Magnum co-founder Robert Capa’s death, the festival presents the remarkable photographs that Capa took during his trip to Georgia in 1947 with author John Steinbeck. Continue reading 5th Annual Photo Festival Takes Place in Georgia’s Capital Tbilisi

Techno Music Summer Festival will start in Georgia on 6 September

TBILISI, GEORGIA – On 6 September in the Underwheel Club Georgian Summer Fest first musical festival will be held in Techno style. Georgia Summer Fest will be held in the club Underwheel located at Mtatsminda Park, Tbilisi.

Techno Music Summer Fest Tbilisi

Some interesting information regarding techno music is presented below:
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Georgia ranks 17th on the list of Safest Countries in the World

Batumi GeorgiaTBILISI, GEORGIA – “The World Justice Project” is an independent non-governmental body that measures the rule of law index in different countries around the world. Continue reading Georgia ranks 17th on the list of Safest Countries in the World