Victory Day May 9th 2007 Since I had some time, I thought I would add a few tid bits I have picked up along the way, but first, today is a the Holiday "Victory Day" - the day the Russians defeated Germany. It would sort of be like our Independence Day with a lot of parades and fireworks. I watched part of the one in Moscow and from what I saw on TV, it was only military in the parade. They had talked about tanks being in ... read more
Europe » Russia Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more
I changed my portrait from my lastest picture from Tokyo where I saw ZED by Cirque du Soleil and even go to meet ZED.
Summer has pasted and now it is winter here in cold dark (short days with little sunshine) Russia. For those that did not hear, I signed on for another year so I will be living here in Obninsk until January 2009.
It is finally summer here in Russian so thought I would change the picture. Enjoy the stories, adventures, blunders, etc. as I live and work in Russia.
I do not want to loose any of my emails and stories, so I am just going to add to this existing one. ... full info