Tourgeorgia.EU

Launching Concierge service in Tbilisi and Georgia

Here comes a brief update on my tourism activities in Georgia, after successfully implemented organized tours in Georgia service, I've decided to push to the new limits and as of the start of April 2017, have re-launched tourgeorgia.eu  - platform listing tour packages in Georgia. Tourgeorgia.EU, originally launched back in 2011,was my first attempt building a travel portal about Georgia (you can find  some articles about development regarding this website in archive, see:...

42 Beautiful Places To Visit in Tbilisi and Georgia

As usual in April 1st (and not because that's a Worldwide Fool's day) I' m celebrating another year since I've relocated to Georgia. This year (2017) marks already 6 year anniversary for me living in Georgia. 6 years? Gosh, that's a lot. During the past years I've traveled Georgia a lot. Book a tour in Georgia #mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; width:100%;} /* Add your own MailChimp form style overrides in your site...

How I turned my Instagram account into a Photo Blog

In April I bought my first ever "smartphone" - Android phone with Dual SIM... It actully has WI-Fi router built in and in days I have no "ground" Wi-FI I can use Mobile Internet to connect to my laptop. Anyway - I'm very satisfied with my first Android phone.I must admit I'm using phone for it's sole purpose - to call, but that has changed - with my new Android phone - I'm using few apps on it (Google Adsense, Google Analytics, some news apps and Instagram).Some already probably knwo - I'm an...

Flickr vs Instagram apps - first thoughts

I have been testing for a while to turn my phone into publishing machine by taking pictures and uploading them to picture services like Instagram and Flickr. And then syncing them to my blog and to tourgeorgia.One thing I didn't know - If you wish to add a location to your photo, make sure your GPS is turned on, and don't use Add location feature available both in Instagram and Flickr app. If you want precise location of your photo, it might screw things up. Just make sure GPS is turned on, and...

Some magic with Drupal, Flickr and Georgia

Update: Further developments of both tourgeorgia.eu and instagram wall have been stopped. I have created a new Travel Map section instead. Since I bought my first Android phone so many new thoughts and ideas has run through my head - I mean in opportunities of development. One of them I already realized - I created my custom Instagram wall, where I'm syncing all my photos taken by phone, and putting them on map. I really like this approach. Update: I have stopped further development of...

Tourgeorgia.EU hits TOP 500k list

This morning checking Alexa stats I noticed that my beloved Tourgeorgia.EU has reached Top 500k list in Alexa rank. If precise then this site ranks 484,018. In country Georgia, site ranks 119.You may have noticed, that I have started monitor Alexa traffic ratings this year, and as well I have expressed my doubts of how accurate are date provided by Alexa. But since data keeps me warm. I like to monitor them, and share with you, my dearest blog reader.As webmaster, I'm looking to get that site...

Tourgeorgia.EU hits TOP million list

Wow!! Just wow! It took les than 10 days, to rank tourgeorgia.eu in TOP million visited sites, according to Alexa.com What's next? Well, how cool it may sound to be in TOP million, it's not the most precise data to rely on. But keeping up, and moving to TOP 500 000 - may be next priority. As you can see - tourgeorgia.eu ranks 349 in Georgia, what is up from 664 a week ago. I would be very happy to see site ranking in TOP 100 by the end. Again - God, be with us!About...

My blog ranks 823 in Georgia according to Alexa

Yesterday I shared my joy - how Tourgeorgia.EU ranks 664 in Georgia. Today to my surprise I found that my personal blog in Georgia ranks 823 and Globally 2.017.516Well, taking in consideration fact that last month my blog made modest 74 unique visitors, it hard to believe, that it's enough to rank high in Alexa rank. I guess the fault could be in that I have myself installed Alexa toolbar, if so - it's way to easy to manipulate with Alexa results. P.S. Tourgeorgia.EU today ranks already...

Tourgeorgia.EU ranks 664 in Georgia

This year has started surprisingly great - today I found that Tourgeorgia.EU ranks NR 664 in Georgia, and 1.665.625 globallySome time ago, I posted that I'm willing to see Tourgeorgia.EU in top.ge raiting in top 1000 list. For few days we are making at top 400. See how Tourgeorgia.EU ranks in Alexa hereJust 2 things to add:1. To keep up in this good way2. To get in TOP 500 Georgia list and TOP milion globally. God be with us :)

Another sunny day in Tbilisi

Made Some random shots from Tbilisi, for Tourgeorgia.EU December 22th, 2013. Georgians are getting ready for New Year celebration on January 7th.

1000 fan mark reached

Today, Facebook fan page of Tourgeorgia.EU reached 1000 fans mark!  To reach 1000 fans it took about 2 and half years :) But by the end of 2014 we are willing see at least 5000 fans. You can follow Tourgeorgia.EU Facebook fan page here.

Most visited Georgian sites

Living in Georgia for almost 2 and half years I still haven't find any reliable traffic analyzer, except Alexa and local top.ge statistics.Today I'll try to put both of them in one pot, and make some analysis.According to Alexa:RankNameAlexa rank1forum.ge92ambebi.ge123myvideo.ge144myauto.ge185adjarabet.com206myhit.ge237intermedia.ge248top.ge269palitratv.ge2910interpressnews.ge30 According to top.geRankNametop.ge rank1myvideo.ge12ambebi.ge23saitebi.ge34amindi.ge45adjarabet.com56myauto....

One day experiment with Facebook scheduled posts

I must admit - I'm huge fan of scheduling things. It makes life much easier. As you might noticed even this blog works hand to hand with scheduled posts. Today I decided to make an experiment with scheduled Facebook posts for a page. Background: I have created and maintain a portal Tourgeorgia.EU - Georgia related tourism information - hotels, attractions and our pride - collections of great places in Georgia. We have a Facebook fan page, where on irregular basis we post links to our...