Shell on the beach?

Walking along the beach not far from Sheraton, you will see this giant shell against the…

Batumi port

The importance of Batumi’s harbour grew steadily during the last quarter of the 19th century. A…

Ali and Nino

The sculpture A man and a woman by Tamara Kvesitadze features two moving figures, a man…

Holy Mother Virgin’s Nativity Church

The architectural style of the Holy Mother Virgin’s Nativity Church in Batumi is unusual. Today it…

Khachapuri

Khachapuri is a speciality of the Georgian cuisine and comes in many regional varieties, for instance,…

Ethnographic museum

The Ethnographic museum Borjgalo (Bordzhghalo) is a museum of Georgian folklore and craft, initiated by Kemal…

Batumi Boulevard

A central part if the city is Batumi Boulevard. This is a seaside park from the…

The Nobel brothers in Batumi

Batumi was an important city in the history of the development of the Nobel brother’s oil…

Botanical garden

The oldest rare trees in the Batumi botanical garden (http://bbg.ge/en/home) are more than 125 years old.…

Gonio Apsaros fortress

The Gonio Apsaros fortress, located just 12 kilometres south of Batumi, has a history that goes…