Location Tips & Trips
Batumi is the city which you really can enjoy visiting with so nice walking area, long boulevard, new glass and fashionable and old 19th century buildings and elegant squares which will make you feel in Europe, green parks – nice relaxation areas with lakes, fountains, availability of all range of services.
Poker Travel organizes a panoramic excursion around the city, which will cover the most interesting places to see.
1) Visit Europe Square:
Batumi has not only new buildings, its best buildings are 19th century buildings, from the period when the city was free port on the Caspian oil route to Europe and was flourishing thanks
to investments from the likes of Nobels and Rothschilds. Renovated old buildings and new ones in old style surround the square where you can find castle with astronomical clock and
medea monument in the middle. Medea is a first world-known Georgian woman from Argonauts myth who took Golden fleece to antique Greece from oil-rich Georgian state of Colchis.
2) Piazza Square
You will feel yourself in the middle of Italy, it’s nice place with fancy restaurants, live music and the ,,bell” which rings (plays music ) every hour after 3 pm.
3) Enjoy a walk/bike ride or just relax in the Batumi Boulevard
Laid out in 1884 it’s now stretching 6km along the coast. On the way see some of the most notable sights of Batumi, such as Ali and Nino Monument – metal structure of man and womenwho meet and love each other beautifully lit at night. Then you will find large Ferris Wheel and the 145m-high Alphabet Tower – monument to Georgian old and unique script. Also you willfind nice viewpoints to the sea, spots to take photos, old boulevard with many fountains, etc. Most importantly, its the place for relaxation, to watch people, take a walk, run in the morning,bring your dog, watch the sunset of black sea, watch the mountains, rent a bike, play with kids,etc.