Moscow November 18th 2009 I loved Moscow. I didn't know what to expect before I arrived, and to be honest I didn't really think it would be a place that I would love, but for some reason, the golden domes capping the skyline and the pedestrian streets made a good impression on me.
Woken up at 03.15, our train drew into Moscow! After 4 nights on board, we had made it across this massive country! Still dark, we went to the ... 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
I moved to Hong Kong in August 2007 with the intention of staying for 9 months...until I left eight and a half years later....I finally made a move from HK and spent 2016 in Sydney, Australia. 2017 has included Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong, Peru, Ireland and Sweden.
My favourite adventure: I went travelling in Asia and Europe for six months, taking the Trans-Siberian railway back to England. We managed to get from Thailand to London with no airplanes!
I'm a keen photographer and writer & I hope you enjoy my blogs.
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