21 February, Guides Day, Georgia operating guides large-scale non-political rally aanonseben. On this day in, Kutaisi, Tbilisi and other major cities in the guides free "city tours" conduct and action-performance under the title "This is Georgia '. Guides in the form of protest against the state symbols - the map of distortion.
"Georgia starts from Abkhazia, region of the heart, Georgia is not only Tbilisi! #essakartveloa dzalaertoba a # ", - This is the main message of the rally.
Free tour will be able to go to all.
"We invite all the relatives, domestic, City guest, Government and non-governmental organizations, Private sector representatives, schools and universities, neighbors and friends,"- said in the official text of the appeal, Guides who are spreading.
"Distortion maps did not start today and yesterday. Last year was the same problem. we decided, Guides come as the International Day 21 February, Today this problem is some form gagveprotestebina, with some reason to ignore or, Just, They do not see any problem in this. free excursion in the hold-up Guide 15. 12 Europe will gather at the square and the tour will start from the. In Guides, also, Cast volunteers working in the field of tourism, by cars which are to serve the tourists and taken through the mountainous Adjara,"- says the guide Salome str. Action of the other guides will take part in the.
Map of distortion against 13 February has been held The online flash mob. Tourism industry workers protested against the action of the Russian companies, that of a distorted map [Abkhazia and South Ossetia without] placed on their websites.
21 February-action performance of the participants passed their demand to spread. Their requirements are as follows:
"Everyone, foreign companies, tour operators, respect the state symbols, The world's recognized borders of Georgia's territorial integrity. respecting the map, flag, history, culture and traditions. stop illegal tourist activities of the breakaway territories,. be protected if the norms of international law and the law of the occupied territories ".
Facebook is planned protesters Event.
Guides explained, The main goal, completely apolitical group of professional tour guides, Government to offer, to protect the country's image, Prestige, Legislation, force other countries to respect the state symbols, discontinue use of the breakaway regions of touristic zones and to abide by international law.
Free "City tours" across the country, Day 12 will start at. Those willing to participate in a free tour of Europe to come to the rink.