A Re-Discovered Life presents:
Georgia declared it’s independence from the Soviet Union on April 9, 1991. You can still see the soviet influence as you walk the streets throughout Georgia.
This bathroom attendant adjusts her shoe while she waits to assist the next customer.
If there is one thing that brings joy and a smile to a Georgian, it’s talking about their wines. Georgia is known as the ‘Birthplace of Wine” and the joy expressed is palpable. Georgians have been reportedly making wine for over 8,000 years.
Georgians seem a curious people. They will look you up and down as you walk down the sidewalk. They sit, perched on steps or random chairs watching as the world passes by.
A market vender explaining how Churchkhela is made and cutting off a sample.
Georgia is full of natural and home-made products. Vendors are excited to explain their products, give you samples and watch your expressions as you explore new tastes.
According to a 2014 census, 83.4% of the Georgian population identified themselves as Eastern Orthodox Christian, 10.7% Muslim, 3.9% Armenian Apostolic, and 0.5% Catholic. – Wikipedia