Georgian Orthodox is the primary religion.
The Georgian language is a Kartvelian language spoken by Georgians. Georgian is written in its own unique writing system, the Georgian alphabet.
Area (sq. km):
69,700 square meters
Georgia Time Zone (UTC+04:00)
The Caucasian barrier protects Georgia from cold air intrusions from the north, while the country is open to the constant influence of warm, moist air from the Black Sea. Western Georgia has a humid subtropical, maritime climate, while eastern Georgia has a range of climate varying from moderately humid to a dry subtropical type.
The Type C electrical plug (or Europlug) is a two-wire plug that has two round pins. It fits into any socket that accepts 4.0 – 4.8 mm round contacts on 19 mm centres. They are being replaced by E, F, J, K or N sockets which work perfectly with Type C plugs.
Most nationalities do not currently require a visa for Georgia, including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, UK, USA & all EU member states. Visa free nationalities can now only stay "visa free' in Georgia for 30 days. However, all nationalities should check with the nearest embassy for the latest visa information as this may be subject to change at short notice.
Citizens and stateless persons permanently residing in the countries listed below may enter Georgia without a visa for short-term visit
(Not exceeding 90 calendar days in any 180-day period).
More countries are listed on the official Ministry of Foreign Affairs website - https://www.geoconsul.gov.ge/en/visaInformation
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
United States of America
Stories I Stole - Wendell Steavenson
Georgia Through Its Folktales - Michael Berman
A Time of Miracles - Anne-Laure Bondoux