There's undoubtedly a palpable verve in Tbilisi these days.

The Republic of Georgia is set to be the fastest growing economy in Eastern Europe with the EBRD, IMF and ADB all revising their forecasts upward to 5 percent.  And it's vivacious capital, Tbilisi, is primed to be the main benefactor of this heady growth.  Georgia has a unique history of its own.  It’s perhaps the most stubbornly confounding place I know.  Sandwiched for millennia between extremely disparate cultures—Turks, Persians, Russians, Armenians, it's somehow managed to hold on to its timeless culture.  ​​​​​​And what a rich, diverse and charismatic culture it is.  Meet some of the young creatives I've met making the most of the opportunities and heralding Tbilisi in as Europe's new Berlin.

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