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  • Day6

    Ushguli

    May 3, 2018 in Georgia ⋅ ☀️ 24 °C

    After a three-hour jeep drive in the mountains without seeing signs of life apart from some random skinny cows wandering on the roads, all of a sudden some Middle-Age towers show up from nowhere: we have reached Ushguli!
    This town looks simply unreal with its ruined stone buildings surrounded by majestic glaciers. We are at 2.200 meters above see level but the mountains around us still look enormous.

    We decide to get off the jeeps and continue on foot to be able to enjoy every meter of this amazing place. Once we reach our jeeps, we start strolling the narrow streets among the ruined buildings of Urghuli, crossing our path only with some cows, stray dogs and some silent locals. Despite the mild temperatures, there are piles of snow everywhere.
    I don't know how to further describe it: his town seems to belong to another century.
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