Visiting Abkhazia

Posted by on Dec 12, 2016 in Europe, Georgia | No Comments
Visiting Abkhazia

There’s something enticing about travelling to a place which nobody seems to know about (and which according to the UN is not even a country) and it was this very aura of mystery which inspired us to include Abkhazia on our itinerary during our recent trip to the Caucasus. But where and what exactly is […]

Planning a Trip to Abkhazia

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in Europe, Georgia, Planning | No Comments
Planning a Trip to Abkhazia

You may be forgiven for never having heard of Abkhazia, even if you’re great at geography, unless you’re Russian of course in which case you might have spent a summer or two exploring the breakaway region within the country of Georgia. Abkhazia is a self-declared (and de-facto) independent country controlled by a separatist government whose […]