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Machkhara Destination Guide

Discover Machkhara in Georgia!

Machkhara in the region of Georgia (general) is a place located in Georgia - some 74 mi (or 119 km) North-West of Tbilisi, the country's capital.

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Local time in Machkhara is now 12:52 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tbilisi" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Nal'chik, Grozny, Elista or Vametkau. When in this area, you might want to check out Ugardanta, Tsuskugomi, Tsamadi, Tsagata, Tli and Mayram as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Shvan Parwar v Tbilisi

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The Dutch television journalist, who was killed overnight when Russian warplanes bombed the central Georgian city of Gori, died in the result of the explosion of a cluster bomb. Cluster munitions or c...

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Interesting facts about this location

Java (town)

Java or Dzau is a town of approximately 1,500 people in Georgia According to Georgia's current official administrative division, Java is a main town of Java district in the north of Shida Kartli region. According to the South Ossetian side Dzau is an administrative center of Dzau district. The town is situated on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus, within the Greater Liakhvi Gorge, 1,040 m above sea level. Java is the second largest urban settlement in South Ossetia, after Tskhinvali.

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Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Shida Kartli, Populated places in Dzau district

Kabargin Oth Group

Kabargin Oth Group is a group of volcanoes located in Georgia / in South Ossetia. It consists of a dozen cinder cones and lava domes and is located near the border with Russia, southwest of Mount Kazbek volcano.

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Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Georgia (country), Mountains of South Ossetia, Volcanoes of Georgia (country)

1991 Racha earthquake

The 1991 Racha earthquake occurred in the province of Racha, Georgia at 9:12 UTC on 29 April. Centered on the districts of Oni and Ambrolauri on the southern foothills of the Greater Caucasus mountains, it killed 270, left approximately 100,000 homeless and caused severe damage, including to several medieval monuments. It had a magnitude of 7.0 and was the most powerful earthquake recorded in the Caucasus.

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Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:1991 earthquakes, 1991 in Georgia (country), 1991 in the Soviet Union, Earthquakes in Georgia (country), Earthquakes in the Soviet Union, Geology of Georgia (country), Racha

South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast

The South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast was an autonomous oblast of the Soviet Union created within the Georgian SSR on April 20, 1922. Its autonomy was revoked on December 10, 1990 by the Supreme Soviet of the Georgian SSR, leading to the First South Ossetian War. Currently, its territory is controlled by the breakaway Republic of South Ossetia.

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Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Autonomous oblasts of the Soviet Union, History of Georgia (country), History of Soviet Georgia, Ossetia, States and territories disestablished in 1990, States and territories established in 1922

Ossetian Military Road

The Ossetian Military Road was constructed, between 1854 and 1889, by Imperial Russian authorities in the Caucasus. The road runs through the Rioni and Ardon river valleys and links Kutaisi, Georgia with Alagir, Russian Federation, crossing the Greater Caucasus crest through the Mamison Pass. The 270-km-long route is seldom used today, having been supplanted by the Trans-Caucasian Highway.

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Located at 42.48, 43.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Military roads, North Ossetia-Alania, Road transport in Asia, Road transport in Europe, Roads in Georgia (country), Roads in Russia, Roads in South Ossetia