Tbilisi is an economic, political and cultural center of Georgia, which offers lots of fun for locals and tourists. The city was founded by the Georgian king in the 5th century and became the capital in the 6th century. With its rich history and diversity of nationalities living in this part of the Caucasus, you can find here homes of various architectural styles. In the center you can see the modern avenues and old narrow streets, particularly interesting for tourists can be a medieval town.
You can see in Tbilisi Christian churches and mosques and synagogues, which are located next to each other. This indicates a high level of tolerance in the city. There are a huge variety of bars, restaurants and luxury hotels, but if you are looking for a cheap accommodation, it will not be a problem. In public places, you can enjoy traditional Georgian cuisine and a cup of coffee.
With a variety of clubs, active life does not stop here, the people can always relax and have a drink at night. Among the most interesting sights can be identified Narikala fortress, Sioni Cathedral, Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre, Vorontsov Palace, Sameba Cathedral, Museums and other important places.
Also, to get to know the city, tourists can take part in several events, or visit the state and private baths. One of the most favorite facts for foreign visitors is free WI-FI virtually throughout the city. Recently, Tbilisi is increasingly becoming an important transit route for trade projects and global enterprises, as it is located at the crossroads of Asia and Europe. Tourism is growing rapidly, the construction of new buildings and 5-star hotels are in full swing. In the city there are so many fast-food restaurants such as McDonalds or Burger King, but you can find small markets that sell fresh fruits and vegetables.
The city has 200 schools and nearly 100 higher education institutions, students come to study here from different countries. Georgian Medical University, which is located in Tbilisi, is known throughout the world. Rustaveli Avenue is one of the most famous places in the city, there is a huge number of museums, theaters, restaurants and shopping centers. You can rent a bike and ride on this wonderful street, enjoying the sights, sounds and aromas.
Tbilisi has always been an attractive place for artists and writers, among them Gudiashvili, Pirosmani and Akhvlediani. Domes of churches, courtyards, bookstores and misty streets are reflected in many works of famous artists. Tbilisi is a new, modern city that every year opens itself to the world more and more.