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... nation before Russian invasion in the 16th century under Ivan the Terrible (doing this off memory and not googling so apologies if I'm providing inaccurate information).
I was lucky enough to be there for a parade of marching bands and spent the afternoon clapping along with the crowds as the bands trumpeted past.
The restaurant I had planned on eating at was closed for a private function so I bought what I could understand from a market ...
... three times. It is equivalent to how we knock on wood. Definitely more sanitary. Speaking of sanitary, kissing pictures of icons is very popular in the churches, which means I will never question and epidemic again in Russia. Returning to the three spits, to be fair, you don't actually really spit, you just kind of make the noise. If you are interested in learning more Russian superstitions, let me know! We just discussed a list last week in class that I could post as another ...
... for another busy week. Hopefully this week of class will be a bit better.
Until next time! Love from Russia!
P.S. I normally have really, really weak nails, but here I have noticed that my nails are substantially stronger. I noticed the same thing in Costa Rica. What am I lacking in my American diet?
P.P.S. If you have any questions or things you want me to cover specifically, just comment on my blog, send me an email, or facebook me! I'll do my best to address ...
... city is an interesting mix between modern and old architecture, much different than we have seen thus far. Because of my cold and the lack of sleep we took it pretty easy today and rested up. After dinner, we took a long walk around town. We hope to see more history of the Tartar people tomorrow before we head off to Yekaterinburg on another overnight train.
On a totally different note, we wanted to write down ...
... our plans. But for now, Beijing is our final destination of this
particular leg of our long trip home. We also thought that if we were going to
travel across Russia, we would like to see some of the towns and cities along
the way, not to mention that I doubt we would be able to cope spending more
than about 4 solid days on a train. It’s not the fact that you are confined to
a small space for an extended period of time, as there are ...