Japan to England, Overland - Step 4: Pоссия October 14th 2008 "Byegaaj!"
At first I didn’t understand what she was trying to say to me and I smiled and handed her my ticket again. Then, with a look of distain, the large, lips ticked provodnitsa pointed down at my bag and I realised that she was demanding my luggage. This rotund lady, dressed like a pilot from the 70’s in a blue, winged uniform was to be the first of many to set me off on journeys on ... read more
Europe » Russia » Urals » Yekaterinburg 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