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Chiatura is known for the steel roads of Stalin cable cars climbing

Chiatura is known for the steel roads of Stalin cable cars climbing

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Chiatura is known for the steel roads of Stalin, cable cars climbing steep cliffs that

Chiatura, a once-booming mining town in western Georgia, won't strike you as a quintessential tourist destination. The city's only landmark is the Mgvimevi ...

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"The wary tension of the aging cable car system seems to parallel the political atmosphere of Chiatura,"

Don't look down: The public transport system in Chiatura, Georgia, is

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Construction site for new central ropeway station in Chiatura

Cable cars in the steep hillside town of Chiatura.

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Chiatura: Visit the Decaying City of Cable Cars

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One of the gondola stations in Chiatura

An old cable car in Chiatura .

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Main old town square. Zebras aren't only in Africa folks!

We continued climbing up and up, the beauty of our surroundings making up for any fatigue that we felt. We set up camp at about 1800 meters, amongst roaming ...

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The town of Chiatura is seen from inside a cable car, some 220 km miles) northwest of Tbilisi, September

The City of Rocks

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Located in a scenic gorge, Chiatura used to be a prosperous industrial town famous for its cable cars roads, connecting the cliffs ...

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Though we were instantly rewarded for our intrepidness with a VL10 ploughing through the delightful truck stop we'd alighted at.

The steel roads of Chiatura

Commute: Soviet era miners took the aerial tramway to work at the manganese processing plants

One of the still functional industrial cable cars, with manganese ore hoppers and a net to (hopefully) stop bits falling on the road and killing us.

The town of Chiatura.

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Drop: Because of the steep slopes of the valley, the cable cars have to

The Cable Cars of Chiatura

... Wellington Cable Car and Cable Car Museum

In the Seventh Century, monks built a monastery on the top of a natural stone pillar outside of Chiatura, Georgia. It was used by the Stylites — Christian ...

We woke up the next morning, our last in Tajikistan, and hopefully our last camped above 4000 meters, to find our water-bottles in the tent frozen (again), ...

Fear: A man appears to be praying as he boards the rust-ridden cable

... day there to do some cable car moves. So we found ourselves at Istanbul Atatürk Airport in the dead of night, transferring on to a flight for Georgia.

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And some framed shots out of the open rear door of the train.

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Stalin's Rope Roads

... tour of the foothills of the Lesser Caucasus mountains and were dropped off in town. Next it was a spin on the cable car up the Anuria mountain.

Ever wondered what a silhouette on a Georgia beach of an exasperated person trying to teach an Irish technophobe how to use panorama mode on their camera ...

Abandoned yellow cable car

Crossing: A cable car dangles over a river at the bottom of the valley in

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Up, up, up!

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Cable car over the port

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Cable car station, Chiatura, Georgia

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Nativity scene of the Red Tsar. Can you imagine? “Dreaming of a Red Christmas…”

Louisiana has some of the richest culture in America. From accordion playing, crawfishin'

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The cable car station at Tbilisi, Georgia. To know more about this now defunct

We made it almost to Korsha and it was time for a lunch break at his

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An old town, but a young clientele – hardly anyone out and about looked under 30. After much wrangling we finally found a place doing kasha based meals ...

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Слева — 1950-е годы, справа — сегодняшние дни. Мало что изменилось

We took the quicker, but longer drive round the ring road to the ghetto, south of the Vistula. Most of the Kazimierz district south of the castle (named for ...

But this can be a bad thing. It means more Russians. And English.” We weaved through the market stalls and happy crowds, onto the Royal Road.

... returned from the impromptu tour of the foothills of the Lesser Caucasus mountains and were dropped off in town. Next it was a spin on the cable car up ...

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Dilapidated old travel car: North Korean commuters pass by in a trolley car in Pyongyang

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Compact Chiatura

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Unloading at midnight at a place called Taraz – purportedly Kazakhstan's oldest town – we were offered the station's 'mother and child' room to rest in.

Unloading at midnight at a place called Taraz – purportedly Kazakhstan's oldest town – we were offered the station's 'mother and child' room to rest in.

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