Georgia

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Georgian Arts and Culture

The culture of Georgia has evolved over the country's long history, providing it with a unique national culture and a strong literary tradition based on the Georgian language and alphabet. This has provided a strong sense of national identity that has helped to preserve Georgian distinctiveness despite repeated periods of foreign occupation and attempted assimilation.

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Celebrating Christmas in Georgia

Spending the holiday season in another country is the perfect way to really get to know that country’s culture and people. In the Republic of Georgia, Christmas celebrations contain plenty of familiar elements, as well as a number of traditions that are uniquely Georgian.

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Religion of Georgia

Georgians are of the Christian orthodox faith. In the first century, Christianity was first preached here by the apostle St Andrew.