Moscow - Not so scary July 31st 2008 Ok so this is ddelayed, just letting readers know am back in Oz but still want to share my stories.
I was excited and daunted at the same time coming to Russia, especially Moscow. A bit of a set back arriving in Moscow, still unwell and multiple days of little sleep I decided to have a rest day and try and kick the virus. Still trying to kick the virus as it had kicked me! In many ways and has ... read more
Europe » Russia » Northwest » Moscow 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
A young sporty girl from Oz, with a strong interest in Eastern Europe! Well an interest in all travel really but can speak some bad polish so....
The plan: Expeditioning by day, drinking beer by night!!
Alcoa, Barwon Water and Earthwatch are sending this lucky girl to the northern mountains of Czech Republic, the Jirserkie Mountains specifically.
Our role is to help them with the'yre current montioring of rehabiliation of this eco system - which was badly affected from acid rain and also deforestation.
Yes I feel extremely proud to be invovled in this and am looking forward to meet... full info