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]
Date: November 27th 2009
So lets start from the beginning... Moscow was a blast! Arrived and felt a bit strange being in a country I've only read about in books and which still has a mixed reputation internationally in the West. But after a day or two the strange feeling wore off and everything became easier.
First thing that hit me when I arived into Moscow Domodedevo was not being able to re ... read more