Routes Silk Road 2014 will take place in Tbilisi, the beautiful and historic capital of Georgia. The historic capital city, boasts a 1,600 year history of connecting Europe and Asia and with a warm and welcoming population of 1.2 million, was voted Europe’s safest city in 2001-2012. Hospitality is fundamental to Georgian culture and guests are considered to be a gift from the gods.
Georgia boasts 12,000 historical and cultural monuments, 14 strict nature reserves and 8 national parks and 2,400 springs of natural mineral water. In addition the country is one of the oldest Christian countries and the discovery of 1.8 million year old human remains in the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains places it as the birthplace of the first European civilization.
Located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Georgia is a bridge connecting several important economic regions including Europe, the Newly Independent States (NIS), Turkey, the Caucasus and Central Asia region. Its geographic location makes the country the transportation hub for commerce and job creation 400km of highways and 600km of air routes passing through it the Transport Corridor Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA) creating the shortest route from Europe to China and Asia. It is a unique and diverse country with a land area of only 70,000 square kilometres mixing an ancient, rich culture with beautiful natural landscapes - Georgia is the ideal location for Routes Silk Road.
The event will be held at the Radisson Blu Iveria Hotel, Tbilisi which overlooks the Mtkvari River. This five-star hotel offers sweeping views of this beautiful capital city through its glass exterior and is situated in the business-district on famed Rustaveli Avenue.
There are many hotels to choose from in Tbilisi but, during Routes Silk Road, we recommend staying in the event hotel where event delegates will benefit from preferential rates and it is recommended you book early to avoid disappointment.
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