Blog Archive: April 2023

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.

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Tbilisi Adventure Run

The video titled "Next time I will be a referee or our latest Tbilisi Adventure Run video is out!" features a fun and adventurous 7km run that took place in Tbilisi, Georgia. The video showcases the team of Caucasus Translations as they embark on this exciting journey through the beautiful trails of Tbilisi. The video captures stunning footage of the runners as they navigate through the hills and valleys, providing viewers with a glimpse of the…

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Easter Picnic at Birtvisi Canyon

On Sunday, April 9, Easter 2023 was celebrated, and this year we decided to spend it in Tbilisi and Birtvisi canyon. Our day started early in the morning as we prepared for the festivities by experimenting with a new dough and making a Jewish-style pie with eggs (inspired by a similar dish we had tried in Israel), coloring eggs, and baking cinnamon rolls. To make the day even more special, we invited our friends - a Greek-Latvian family - to…

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Top Places to Visit in Georgia and Tbilisi in May

Georgia is a country with a rich history, diverse culture, stunning natural landscapes and delicous cuisine. May is a great time to visit as the weather is warm and there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. In this article I have listed some ideas and top places to visit in Georgia and Tbilisi in the month of May: Explore the cobblestone streets of Tbilisi's Old Town and admire the mix of architectural styles, including Persian,…

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Strada Mosashvili near Vake Park

Strada is a chain of restaurants in Tbilisi, serving contemporary American and Asian cuisine, created by an international team of chefs.  We love coming here for a glass of wine, meatballs, seabass, or tom yum soup.  Located on Mosashvili street 11 in lively Vake neighbourhood close to the Vake park, Strada seems is a popular choice among lcoals and expats. There is one more Strada I know about located on Marjanishvili area.  There are many…

Restaurant reviews |

The Basics of Covered Call Writing: Understanding the Strategy

Covered call writing is a popular investment strategy used by many investors to generate income on their existing stock portfolio. Covered Call is also one of my favorite options trading strategies, together with writing cash-secured put options. The strategy involves selling call options against stocks that you own, in exchange for receiving a premium payment. Make sure to check out other articles in Options Trading Academy, or subscribe to…

Options Trading |
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Batumi. Easter. 2023

The Great Easter Movie is Out - Another Awesome Weekend in Batumi! Batumi, the coastal city of Georgia, has always been a favorite destination for tourists all over the world. It is a perfect blend of nature, culture, and modernization that leaves everyone in awe. This year, we visited Batumi once again and had an amazing time exploring the city's hidden gems. We decided to stay in the Old Town and booked a boutique hotel O. Galogre that gave…

Living in Georgia |

Sevanavank Monastery Complex on the shores of Lake Sevan

Sevanavank is a monastic complex located on a peninsula at the northwestern shore of Lake Sevan in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia, not far from the town of Sevan. Initially, the monastery was built at the southern shore of a small island. After the artificial draining of Lake Sevan, which started in the era of Joseph Stalin, the water level fell about 20 metres, and the island transformed into a peninsula. At the southern shore of this…

Churches and Monasteries |

Khedi Restaurant Tbilisi

In today's article, I am excited to announce the resumption of my restaurant reviews series, with a special focus on Tbilisi restaurants. I recently discovered a trendy restaurant called Khedi on Ketevan Samebuli avenue, and I cannot wait to share my experience with you. On a rainy day in early April, my partner and I were searching for a decent dining place near the Tbilisi sea but were unable to find anything in the area. My partner suggested…

Restaurant reviews |

Postcards from Yerevan (Winter)

Back in February 2023, we made a short, but very remarkable business trip to Armenia and of course it's capital Yerevan. In today's Piece of Life series - a day from Winter in the city of Yerevan. Many years ago I featured Postcards from Yerevan (Spring)   Republic Square in Yerevan definitely is the city's one of main landmarks and popular tourist spots. I first discovered it back at the start of January 2014, and have returned to Yerevan city…

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The Best Options Trading Strategies for Generating Income

Options trading can be a powerful way to generate income for traders who are willing to take on some additional risk. However, it’s important to note that options trading is not for everyone and requires a certain level of experience and expertise. Two of my favorite options trading strategies are cash-secured puts and covered calls. The best when implemented on dividend aristocrat stocks. I have played out with many other options trading…

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Jiu-Jitsu, Easter, Birtvisi

This past weekend was an unforgettable one, full of excitement and adventure. We were privileged to spend it with Coach Giorgi and experience the amazing world of Jiu-Jitsu. Along with this incredible martial art, we also got to partake in some Easter festivities such as egg coloring, food experiments, and an unforgettable picnic at Birtvisi Canyon. Jiu-Jitsu is a unique form of martial arts that originated in Japan and has since spread all…

Living in Georgia |

Monument to 50 Years of Soviet Armenia in Yerevan

The monument to the 50th anniversary of the October Revolution is located in the Arabkir administrative district of Yerevan, at the beginning of Azatutyan Avenue, above the Cascade complex. The monument was built in 1967 and is dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Soviet Union in Armenia. If you are into Soviet Architecture, this place deffintely is worth the visit. The views from the viewing platfom are just awesome…

Tourism objects |

Tbilisi - Yerevan Transfer by GoTrip.Ge Review

If you are planning to travel from Tbilisi to Yerevan, you might want to consider using the services of gotrip.ge company. This is a popular company in Georgia that offers transportation services to different destinations in the country, including the transfer between Tbilisi and Yerevan.  The founder of the company, Sergey, actually contacted me a few years ago asking to make a review of this company, but never actually came back. Anyhow, as I…

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Beyond Yerevan: Why Vanadzor Should Be on Your Armenia Itinerary

Vanadzor, also known as Kirovakan during the Soviet era, is the third-largest city in Armenia. Located in the northern part of the country, Vanadzor serves as the administrative center of the Lori Province. The city is situated on the banks of the Pambak River and is surrounded by the picturesque mountains of the Lesser Caucasus. I made a quick stop and made a few drone photos here in Mid February 2023, after returning from Yerevan to Tbilisi.…

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Covered Call Idea for Beginners with Amazon Stock

If you're new to investing in the stock market, one strategy you might want to consider is the covered call strategy. This strategy can be a good way to generate income from your investments while limiting your downside risk. In this article, we'll explore the covered call strategy with Amazon stock. Subscribe to my newsletter about covered call investing What is a Covered Call? A covered call is an options trading strategy in which an…

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