I live in the republic of Georgia, in the Caucasus. Ancient name of my country Colchis. This is the birthplace of the legendary Medea. Jason came to Colchis for the Golden Fleece. In ancient Ethiopian manuscripts there is information about Colchis.
A lot is unknown about the history of my country. Over thousands of years of war many manuscripts perished. Expedition will help fill in the missing story.
Communication with Ethiopian historians and acquaintance with library catalogs. A visit to the monasteries of Lala Bella where many ancient manuscripts are kept. The second group will go to monasteries Debre Libanos, Ura Kidane Mehret and Dabre Damo.
Three people go on an expedition. We will have to travel a lot in Ethiopia. Expedition is planned for a month. It's a little timeWe need to hire two cars. We need to hire two Amharic translators. We need to visit two universities and the library in adis ababa . Visit six monasteries in different parts of the country. We will split into two groups. Expenses for three people : flight Tbilisi to Ethiopia - 3075 $; hotel - 4650 $; translators - 3000 $; cars - 3000$.