Remembering the fallen against Russian incursions.
Remembering the fallen against Russian incursions.
A night-time view of Georgias capital Tbilisi and the modern bridge that spans the Mtkvari River separating the city. Pictures: Jim Freeman
A night-time view of Georgias capital Tbilisi and the modern bridge that spans the Mtkvari River separating the city. Pictures: Jim Freeman
Statue of the Wolfhead of Georgia  King Vakhtang Gorgasali in Tbilisi.
Statue of the Wolfhead of Georgia  King Vakhtang Gorgasali in Tbilisi.
Ananuri Fortress is a scenic jewel of the country.
Ananuri Fortress is a scenic jewel of the country.
It isnt nearly as grim as it sounds. In fact, its all rather thrilling since it explains, graphically, how Georgias history (perhaps like that of South Africa?) is in the process of being written by those who will reap its fruits and consequences.
It isnt nearly as grim as it sounds. In fact, its all rather thrilling since it explains, graphically, how Georgias history (perhaps like that of South Africa?) is in the process of being written by those who will reap its fruits and consequences.
Batumi Square after a pre-dawn shower. The furniture is left out overnight without it disappearing.
Batumi Square after a pre-dawn shower. The furniture is left out overnight without it disappearing.

Georgia is pretty sparsely populated. It has a total population of just under 5 million people, a third of whom live in the capital Tbilisi.