Hi! My name is Reinis Fischer (38), a proud dad and devoted husband. CEO and Founder of Terramatris crypto hedge fund, drone enthusiast, world traveler, photographer, book author and passionate lover of Georgian cuisine (vegetarian).

An ex-pat living in Georgia since 2011, I trade stocks, take photographs, work out at the gym, and many more. Here I write about travel, finance, and other things that might interest me.

Latest articles

How To Update XTRF to The Latest version (Linux/Debian)

XTRF is a translation management system. I have been supporting XTRF system for a translation company in Georgia for more than 10 years already. I have seen have this product have grown and developed over the years. It doesnt actually ask much…

Servers |

Pinch of Spice Restaurant in Agra

Pinch of Spice is restaurant located in Agra, India serving Indian and Chinese cuisine. We made our lunch break after visiting the Worlds famous Taj Mahal.Spent some good time and tried delicious cuisine. During this trip to India I was fond of fish…

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Latest video

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Birtvisi Canyon & Seila

Embark on an exhilarating journey with our latest short film, "The Winner Takes It All," showcasing the breathtaking beauty of Birtvisi and our mastery of the art of Georgian khinkali consumption. Join us as we effortlessly blend easy hiking, engaging conversation, and a delightful tutorial on the proper way to enjoy this iconic Georgian dish.…

Living in Georgia |
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BIST Christmas Market 2023

Tis the season of giving, and what better way to celebrate the spirit of Christmas than by sharing moments of joy and charity? Our recent visit to the Christmas Charity Fair at British International school of Tbilisi (BIST) was nothing short of magical, and we've captured the highlights in a heartwarming video. Join us as we take you on a visual…

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IWA Charity Fair Tbilisi 2023

As the chilly winds of December swept through the vibrant streets of Tbilisi, our family embraced the warmth of the season at the IWA Charity Fair. This annual event has become a cherished tradition for expat families, offering not only delectable treats but also a chance to contribute to a noble cause.The IWA Charity Fair in Tbilisi is not just…

Living in Georgia |

Frame house, remodeling and renovation

Installing Hardwood floors for our Frame House In Latvia

In October 2023, we enjoyed a week-long school break from the British International School in Tbilisi, Georgia. Seizing the opportunity, we made plans to travel back to Latvia to advance our DIY project involving a Frame House. In preparation for our trip, I had already placed orders for OSB (Oriented Strand Board) and hardwood flooring from…

Frame House |

From Riga to Disaster: Repairing Our Wind Damaged Frame House in Latvia

Just after we finished most of the framing for our frame house in Latvia, we left for a weekend in Riga. After spending good 4 or 5 days in the nation's capital we found a huge surprise when returned - high wind, the storm has damaged our building and the looks were not good.  Our frame house has suffered significant damage due to the strong…

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Places worth to visit

Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the right bank of the river Yamuna in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was commissioned in 1631 by the fifth Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan (r. 1628–1658) to house the tomb of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal; it also houses the tomb of Shah Jahan himself. The tomb is the centrepiece of a 17-hectare (42-…

Tourism objects |

India Gate

The India Gate is a war memorial located near the Kartavya path on the eastern edge of the "ceremonial axis" of New Delhi, formerly called Rajpath. It stands as a memorial to 84,000 soldiers of the Indian Army who died between 1914 and 1921 in the First World War, in France, Flanders, Mesopotamia, Persia, East Africa, Gallipoli and elsewhere in…

Tourism objects |

Jama Masjid of Delhi

Masjid-i-Jehan-Numa, commonly known as the Jama Masjid of Delhi, is one of the largest mosques in India.It was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan between 1644 and 1656, and inaugurated by its first Imam, Syed Abdul Ghafoor Shah Bukhari. Situated in the Mughal capital of Shahjahanabad (today Old Delhi), it served as the imperial mosque of the…

Tourism objects |

Piece of Life

Postcards from Ushguli

Ushguli is a community of five villages located at the head of the Enguri gorge in Svaneti, Georgia. Ushguli is one of the highest continuously inhabited settlements in Europe. Compared to somewhat more developed towns like Mestia, Ushguli is not in an accessible location, which has preserved many of the villages' medieval characteristics,…


Tbilisi's Revitalized Beauty: Aghmashenebeli Avenue and Dry Bridge

It was one of the few weekends, at the start of September 2023, when we decided to stay in Tbilisi, instead of traveling around Georgia, and spend quality time in the city. We agreed to walk by foot to Aghmashenebeli Avenue, and from there visit Dry Bridge and Orbeliani Square, and depending on the mood return home or keep exploring the city. I…


Trading & Investing

#27 TerraMatris Crypto Hedge Fund: Targeting $10/day from 1DTE put options, investing in USDC, SOL & JUP

Greetings from Tbilisi, Georgia. We are already half way over February, just few more weeks before Spring will start. Can't wait!Last week our humble crypto hedge fund grew to $980.78 from trading 1 DTE put options on BTC. The growth was both from crypto options premium and crypto appreciation.Very likely we are going to crack $1,000 milestone…

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Could TerraM token price reach $2 in 2024?

At the start of February 2024, price for 1 TerraM token on Raydium liquidity pool was about $1.08. In this article I will try to figure out and give an answer - could TerraM token potentially double its value in 2024. The short answer - sure it can!TerraM is a native token for TerraMatris crypto hedge fund - in total there are 10,000 TerraM tokens…

Investments |

Living in Georgia

How To Obtain Crypto License in Georgia

For almost one year I've been working on developing a Terramatrics crypto hedge fund. While developing the fund I have organically connected to like-minded individuals, investors, enthusiasts, and more. The other morning I had about two-hour very interesting meeting with a Greek investor, exploring his options in Georgia.  He seemed a bit…

Living in Georgia |

Tbilisi Airbnb market overview - October 2023

Back in 2022, I had the idea of creating a Tbilisi Airbnb property management service. I created a few articles on my blog and got some attention from the expats living in Georgia, but haven't yet concluded any deal. Recently I got contacted by a French investor and we agreed to share a cup of coffee to talk about a potential partnership I…

Living in Georgia |

10K Challenge: Conquering Tbilisi Marathon with Caucasus Translations and Terramatris

On October 1st, 2023 Tbilisi Marathon was held (organized by Heildebergcement and I  participated in running 10 kilometer distance setting my personal record, finishing in 1 hour 10 minutes, and 1 second. After our successful start at Tbilisi Fun Run in early spring, we decided to challenge ourselves one more time and most team members from…

Living in Georgia |

Hotel Reviews

Inn Tawang Hotel In Delhi

Hotel Inn Twang is located 3.5 km from the New Delhi Railway Station. Free WiFi access is available in public areas. We stayed at this hotel for two nights at the end of December during our 3 week trip to India. The hotel was offered to us by a tour company, and we got transferred here directly from the airport in Delhi. Despite not being a bad…

Hotel reviews |

Nahei Cottage near Martvili

Featuring a garden and views of the inner courtyard, the Nahei cottage is a sustainable guest house located some 7 km from Martvili and 35 km from Okatse Canyon. We booked this place for a one-night stay back in September 2023, while returning from the Svaneti trip. In total we booked three rooms and paid a little bit more than 500 GEL. Getting…

Hotel reviews |

Servers and Drupal

How To Update XTRF to The Latest version (Linux/Debian)

XTRF is a translation management system. I have been supporting XTRF system for a translation company in Georgia for more than 10 years already. I have seen have this product have grown and developed over the years. It doesnt actually ask much support (in the recent years), as mostly works out of the box. Set and Forget. With performing routine…

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How To Fix Access to the path 'C:\Users\...\My Music' is denied when opening a Trados Studio project package

The other day Gvantsa from the translation office in Tbilisi asked if could I help to fix her Trados SDL Studio 2021. As not being an actual user of this program, just providing support for the office technique I took a look and saw there are some problems with permissions, as the software was saying Access to the path 'C:\Users\...\My Music' is…

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How to Install Drupal 10 with Nginx, PHP-FPM 8.1, MySQL, phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 23.04 - Linode Guide

In this article, you will learn how to set up a webserver for serving Drupal websites running with Nginx, PHP-FPM 8.1, MySQL, and phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 23.04 For the following tutorial, I used very much the information from my previous guide with 22.04, but I decided to rewrite it for Ubuntu 23.04 version as it is shipped with php8.1 version and…

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