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lies at an ancient network of trade routes, connecting different country cultures of North and South, West and East through the centuries. That’s the bridge connecting Europe and Asia known as Great Silk road. Great Silk Road promoted economic and cultural relations between Eastern and Western civilizations. Population of Georgia is apx. 5 million people. Official language is Georgian. The official currency is the Georgian Lari (₾) (Gel). Despite of a small size of country climate in Georgia is extremely diverse. The highest point is Shkhara – at an altitude of 5.068 m. The lowest point is areas near the Paliastomi lake minus 2 meters from the sea level. The majority of the population of Georgia (83.9%) is Orthodox Christians.