Is any area in Georgia called "Saltona" in Georgia - not sure about the name, where it is famous for its hot springs? It was used during Soviet Union to treat the Political Leaders from the Soviet Union and others. I am interested to know if it's possible and how to go there for treatment of my feet and hand fingers... The Appendages...
I'm a big fan of Georgia, having visited twice and lived there for seven months the last time, yet I had not heard of this place.
It's not "Saltona" but "Tskaltubo", "Tsqaltubo", or "Tskhaltubo" (Georgian: წყალტუბო, Russian: Цхалтубо). It's the name of a town and a spa resort in Imereti province in the south-west of the country. It's less than 20km to the northwest of Kutaisi, the second-largest city of Georgia.
I found this via Google using various combinations of keywords, which led me to a recent article on
Once I had the correct name, I found there is also a Wikipedia article. I do not know how up-to-date it is, but here's a few things the article has to say:
(I looked but couldn't find any copyright-free photos to include.)