Health & Wellness

Sulfur bath house in Biisi, Georgia

Georgia is well known of it's sulfur bath houses, most recognized are located in the Tbilisi' s Old Town (see Abanotubani district), but there are more across country. One such is located in Biisi village (Shida Kartli region). I was taken here by a friend from traveltogeorgia.net after we visited Uplitsikhe cave town and Atenis Sioni at the end of March 2017 You won't find much comfort here, but if you love diggers stuff (and I do) or rough travel - Biisi is really cool and...

Champions Academy Tbilisi

Champions Academy in Tbilisi is a gym/ fitness / crossfit training facility, located on a 4-storey building on David Agmanashebeli avenue.  I've enrolled at Champions Academy at the start of February 2017, with a goal to train my heart using cardio vascular trainings, also I'm using a little bit weight lifting and some crossfit workouts.  The gym seem to be open starting 7:00 AM, which is great because of two reasons - first I love to exercise in the mornings, and second...

Open Air Sulphur Water Swimming Pools in Borjomi

Georgia will never end surprise you (at least me), so did happened during our recent hiking/trekking tour in lovely parts of Borjomi - Kharaguli National park. After a visit of Saint George Church in Daba we headed back to Borjomi Mineral Water park (You can find a Borjomi Cable car here) and we decided to take some shortcut. Huge was my surprise when I noticed following scenery: Open air swimming pools in Borjomi I couldn't believe what I was seeing, it looked like some...

Tbilisi Sulphur Baths On Kiev Street

Most often referred just as the "Kiev's Bath" which is a direct translation from Russian "Киевская баня". This sulfur bathhouse is located on Kiev's street (left side cross-street from David Aghmanashebeli avenue) Kiev's bathhouse in Tbilisi I have been heading here since days we had a nice apartment in this neighborhood on Rome street, discovered first at the end of 2012. Some would call Kiev's bathhouse old and neglected (and that's true), some would call them a good and...

Fintess club in Tbilisi - Aspria

Seems I have found my new fitness club, it's called Aspria, and branch I have chosen is located in Dinamo Stadium. The price for full-time visit, at any time 24/7 seems reasonable - 99GEL (~$57). Seems there are several Aspria branches throughout the city.  Update: This article originally was written back in February 2014, and though I found it and even decided to visit it - I actually have never done that, just because of being lazy. And yes, haven't lost those 17 kilos neither. I...