I was tasting wines at Schuchmanns Winery in Telavi, a German owned Georgian vineyard that has been producing wines since 2008. They use 2 methods to produce wine - European and Georgian. The Georgian method involves fermenting wine in a clay pot in the ground. The result is a stronger, earthier wine that tastes and… Continue reading 14.34 – Day 4 – Telavi
After a long and challenging journey from Azerbaijan to Georgia, I have rewarded myself with a wine tasting and it includes a shot of Chacha - 48% alcohol!
At 2.34pm I was at the Heydar Aliyev Cultural Centre. Incredible architecture and it is a stark contrast to the European / Islamic styles in the city centre. This was a few kilometres outside the city centre so had my first adventure on the metro to get here.
I was in a restaurant praying they accepted card as I had no cash!
We had been merrily cycling along the coastal bike path when suddenly torrential rain hit and we got absolutely soaked. We went searching for shelter and stumbled upon Taiwanese "Butlins". At 14.34 we were drying off and awaiting our lunch. Happy days!
At 14.34 we were at Tarako National Park cruising round on a bike exploring the gorge and its trails.
We had put our bags in lockers at the train station for a few hours whilst we pottered about before our train at Hualien. This was the moment when we realised a) actually the station is huge, b) we had no idea where the lockers were, and c) we only had 25 minutes to find… Continue reading 26/04/16 – Taipei – 14.34