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Follow Pat O'Hara's search for the perfect moment in the national parks of the Eastern Caucasus. Eleanor O'Hanlon reports, with photos by Russell Sparkman.

Georgia veteran Peter Nasmyth returns to guide us into the history and heritage of the region. Denise Rocco captures it all in digital images.

April 29:
In Ancient Groves

April 28:
Batumi and Beyond

April 26:
Fly Tusheti Air

April 25:
An Image of Eden

April 24:
The Road of Friendship

April 22:
Patriarch of the Forest

April 21:
Monastery in the Desert

April 20:
Vashlovani Reserve

April 19:
The Living Pillar

April 18:
Preparing for the Journey

April 17:
Georgian Table

April 12:
Tbilisi Overview

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Previous Dispatch

You feel a history of avalanches and calamities, small figures galloping along ridges, burning fires in watch towers, all compressed into this single cry. It carries a clear threat, the shout of danger, delight and pride all rolled into one. It is also a fundamental ingredient in Georgia's survival as a culture, part of a unique and very ancient system of polyphony recorded as far back as the Greeks.

And the words?

'To long life!' shouts back Nana, my table companion.

I down another full glass of wine and pray I'll make it to the morning.


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