Travels in the Land of Endless Daylight July 6th 2007 Russia was nothing short of amazing. From the long sandy white beaches of Siberia; cards, vodka and stories on the great Trans Siberian railway; to joining our Russian friends in celebrating the omnipresent daylight of “white nights” - we had a blast. The Russia we experienced was lively and progressive, far removed from the bleak repressive Soviet times that dominate history books. It’s har ... 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
An aussie and a kiwi exploring the world ...
"Life is not measured by the breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away" - Anon
In Jan 2007 we set out on an overland journey from Asia to Europe overland. From India, via Nepal, Tibet, China, Mongolia, Russia and Europe ... destination Ireland, with no flights. Trains, buses, tuk-tuks, boats, bikes, yak, camel, and rickshaws all formed the basis of our travels.
Suze spent a year living and working in Ireland (in between all the long weekends away), Dave returned to Oz for 6 months but re... full info