5 Reasons to Explore the Mountains of Georgia (The Country, Not the State)

April 16, 2017, Written by

Written By by Jennifer Murphy, Vogue

The mountains of Georgia may not have the cachet of the Alps or Aspen, but there are plenty of reasons to make the journey to the Caucasus Mountains, especially when they’re blanketed in snow. Georgia’s natural beauty—vineyards, seaside, mountains, forests—remained hidden behind the Iron Curtain for much of the 20th century. When seven decades of Soviet rule ended in 1991, the republic finally reappeared on the map of the Western world.


Mountains of Georgia

Ushguli Towers In Svaneti Georgia

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