The Caucasus mountain range runs between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, largely following Russia's southernmost border. It is considered part of the natural boundary between Europe and Asia.
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Georgia is a country in the Caucasus. It lies at the eastern end of the Black Sea, with Turkey and Armenia to the south, Azerbaijan to the east, and Russia to the north, over the Caucasus Mountains.
Abkhazia is a de facto independent state that seceded from — but is still claimed by — Georgia.
Armenia is a landlocked country in the Caucasus that is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, Iran to the south, Azerbaijan to the east, and Azerbaijan's Naxcivan exclave to the southwest.
Nagorno-Karabakh, officially the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, is a de facto independent republic in the Caucasus.
Azerbaijan is a former Soviet republic in the Caucasus and variously considered part of Europe or Asia.
South Ossetia is a de facto independent state that seceded from — but is still claimed by — Georgia.
Tbilisi is the capital city of the country of Georgia, lying on the banks of the Mtkvari river.
Baku is the capital of Azerbaijan. Baku, also known as Baky or Bakı, is the largest city in the Caucasus and the capital of Azerbaijan.
Yerevan is the capital of the Republic of Armenia, one of the three hubs of the South Caucasus and is home to over a million people - the largest Armenian community in the world.
Sheki is Azerbaijan's true travel gem, a small city off on the forested slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains.
Dilijan is a town with mild climate and fresh air to the northeast of Yerevan.
Lankaran, Lenkeran, or Lenkoran is in Azerbaijan's Talysh Region. Until the airport begins operating again, the fastest between Baku and Lankaran is by taxi - it takes about 3.5 hours.
Gori is a city in the Shida Kartli region of Georgia. It is most famous for being the birthplace of Joseph Vissarionovich Jughashvili, better known as Stalin.
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