Off-the-Beaten-Track Abkhazia: Pitsunda Resort

Off-the-Beaten-Track Abkhazia: Pitsunda Resort

Exploring the resort town of Pitsunda on the Black Sea Coast During our stay in the small but rather pleasant Abkhazian capital, Sukhumi, we used to visit the same canteen for breakfast each morning. The (predominately) elderly (and friendly) waitresses all had...
Soviet Sanatoriums in Tskaltubo, Georgia

Soviet Sanatoriums in Tskaltubo, Georgia

Exploring the abandoned sanatoriums in the Georgian town of Tskaltubo is our kind of urbexing. They are almost all open and accessible, their sweeping stone staircases and ornate entrances easily visible, tempting curious passers-by like us to take a closer look....
Things to do in Kharkiv, Ukraine

Things to do in Kharkiv, Ukraine

East of the Dnipro River: Places to visit in Kharkiv The first part in our series of posts about our travels in the eastern part of Ukraine highlights what to do in Kharkiv. Despite being Ukraine’s second city, few travellers visit Kharkiv. One one hand,...

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