Tbilisi is Georgia’s capital, a beautiful city etched on a small part of the land that surprisingly not many people know about. Full of attractions, historical views, and delicious food chains, this bustling city is just so full of life.
It wouldn’t be a surprise if this city becomes one of the most popular travel destinations in the coming years. In fact, travel enthusiasts and history and culture lovers have already included it in their bucket list!
If you’ve never thought of visiting Tbilisi, here are six convincing reasons for you to revise your bucket list now!
- Affordable Destination
If you like to travel on a budget or don’t have enough savings in your bank yet to start your expeditions, Tbilisi is the perfect destination for you!
From accommodation and transportation to food and attractions, this city is very budget-friendly. Especially if you’re a history lover, you’ll love it there because most historical sites are free to explore!
Whether you’re traveling solo or with your family or friends, you can always find a nice hotel offering luxury accommodation at super reasonable prices.
- Rich in History and Architecture
Being one of Europe’s oldest cities, Tbilisi is full of historical places to visit. While roaming in the backstreets, you’ll come across prominent traces of Middle Eastern and Russian Empire.
The city is full of ancient walls and modern glass buildings. The way it blends the different architectural styles with modern trends is bound to leave tourists speechless. You cannot afford to miss taking pictures at stunning sites.
- Markets Everywhere
While exploring the city, you’ll come across big and small markets in nearly every corner. Farmers and second-hand dealers set up stalls at the roadside selling juicy fruits, fresh vegetables, and useful household items. The best benefit of buying stuff from these markets rather supermarkets is that you get quality stuff at affordable rates.
Moreover, the Dry Bridge flea market is a one-stop place for antique and unique souvenirs to take back home.
- Fun Music Festivals
Tbilisi holds amazing music festivals throughout the year, making all seasons dance to the beat. If you’re a crazy fan of music, you’d not want to miss out on as great a musical city as Tbilisi.
- Diverse Cuisine
While most restaurants focus on serving Georgian food, others focus on a variety of cuisines.
Khinkali, khachapuri, Georgian kebab, cheese pie, vegetables in walnut sauce, and the meat dumplings are just a few local food items that’ll leave their taste on your tongues for years.
- Creative Street Art
Street art is booming in Tbilisi with new, creative artists emerging every day. You’ll likely come across several streets with eye-catching graffiti. The way the street artists decorate the buildings and city walls is truly a treat for the eyes!
These are just a few reasons to visit Tbilisi and exploring the fascinating Georgian environment. Whenever you decide to pay this beautiful city a visit, make sure you choose to stay in a nice hotel that is not too far from the main attractions. Lifferent Hotel & Spa is a gorgeous boutique hotel located in the heart of Tbilisi, equipped with all things luxury and comfort.