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Sightseeing in Caucasus Mountains

Historic Site
“Board one of the sleek, modern cable cars straight up to the 4th-century Narikala Fortress, which looms over the city and is guarded by Kartlis Deda, a 66-foot-tall aluminum woman with a cup of wine for friends in one hand and a sword for her enemies in the other. She is also known as Mother Georgia.”
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Historic Site
“Narikala is an ancient fortress overlooking Tbilisiand the Kura River. The fortress consists of two walled sections on a steep hill between the sulphur baths and the botanical gardens of Tbilisi. On the lower court there is the recently restored St Nicholas church. Newly built in 1996–1997, it replaces the original 13th-century church that was destroyed in a fire. The new church is of "prescribed cross" type, having doors on three sides.[1] The internal part of the church is decorated with the frescos showing scenes both from the Bible and history of Georgia.”
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Theater
“Зи́мний теа́тр — театр в Центральном районе города Сочи, Краснодарский край, Россия. Является памятником архитектуры федерального значения. ”
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Theater
“Театр драмы. Одна из самых известных гастрольных точек театральных трупп России. Место проведения кинофестиваля "Кинотавр".”
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Monument / Landmark
“This monument is among World’s 10 Most Romantic Statues. The monument represents figures of a man and a woman moving in circles for about 8-10 minutes and eventually passing through each other, forming one whole body for several second. Moving statues of lovers are created by Tamar Kvesitadze based on the characters in the novel “Ali & Nino.” ”
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Historic Site
“Уплисцихе – это не просто пещеры. Это целая эпоха. Это дом для миллионов человек, которые здесь жили, спали, обедали и ужинали, рожали детей, уходили воевать и умирали. Это огромные залы, которые выдолблены в скале руками неведомых нам людей.”
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Monument / Landmark
“The Alphabetic Tower is a 130-meter-high structure in Batumi, Georgia. The tower symbolizes the uniqueness of the Georgian alphabet and people. The structure combines the design of DNA, in its familiar double helix pattern. + there is a moving restaurant at the top of the tower, with an amazing view of Batumi.”
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Monument / Landmark
“Kartlis Deda (Mother of a Kartli or Mother of a Georgian) is a monument. The statue was erected on the top of Sololaki hill in 1958, the year Tbilisi celebrated its 1500th anniversary. Prominent Georgian sculptor Elguja Amashukeli designed the twenty-meter aluminium figure of a woman in Georgian national dress. She symbolizes the Georgian national character: in her left hand she holds a bowl of wine to greet those who come as friends, and in her right hand is a sword for those who come as enemies.”
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Bridge
“арочный мост Царицы Тамары.его приблизительный возраст около 900 лет. Это действительно грандиозный образец грузинского инженерного искусства. Мост возведен через речку Аджаристцхали, в которой так же с удовольствием купаются местные жители и туристы. Охладитесь и Вы, правда берегитесь сильного течения. ”
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Monument / Landmark
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Church
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Historic Site
“On the reconstructed tower of a one-of its kind old bank building the Astronomical Clock is installed. Equipped with a special mechanism it provides unique opportunity to observe the movement of the sun, the moon, of zodiac constellations and planets. In addition, the clock indicates to the Greenwich meridian, the horizon, sunrise and sunset times, phases and rotation of the moon around the earth. ”
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Monument / Landmark
“The Fountain Tower, also known as the "Chacha" Tower, is a replica of an early 20th-century building in Batumi. The famous Georgian grape vodka, chacha, pours from the fountain every 10-15 minutes. The tower is 25 meters high. Its main dome reaches a height of 25 meters; the other domes stand over 5 meters high.There is a clock at the 18th meter of the tower. The construction is surrounded by 4 basins that the drink flows into with the help of specially-placed sensory equipment.”
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History Museum
Historic Site
“Дворец царицы Дареджан-Построенный царем Ираклием II для своей жены Дареджан, дворец-крепость возвышается над Курой на ее левом обрывистом берегу. Better known as Queen Darejans palace, best vantage point to see Tbilisi!”
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