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... round wooden door and walk down a long straight corridor carved into the rock/salt. I have no idea what to expect and therefore am very excited by an echo chamber we come to within the first 200m. However, this is not the main event. There are around 13 flights of wooden steps to climb down, and at the bottom is a vast cavern roughly 50m wide, 120m long and 50m high, with swirls of salt and ice in the walls. It is no longer a working mine, so instead, on the inside visitors ...
... br> As we rode he stopped again, to put some oil in his bike, he had mentioned he was coming up to a family wedding and he then asked would I like to come to this wedding on Saturday, as not many people can come to this country and experience such a thing.
I said that would be so cool, he called his family and hey I was guest.
But first the night with the guys!
We dropped the bikes off got, some beers while we waited, got picked up ...
Now the Wolf's lair was Hitler's Eastern HQ.
There were, still are the remains of, huge bunkers for all his inner guard and high ranking officers.
Andrei and Dimitri had said they would like to come along, which was great.
Well apart from Andrei deciding we should do a bit of off roading, they had light girls bikes, I was carrying a lot of gear.
It got better when we stopped at what looked like the end of the track cos ...
... and Immanuel Kant’s grave. Yes, Immanual Kant, German
Philosopher and subject of the Monty Python song “Bruce’s Philosopher Song” was born, lived and died in Königsberg. Apparently, he was so proud of his hometown that he felt no need to travel as the world came to him! In those days, Königsberg was a busy port.
What can I saw about Kaliningrad? ...
Well it has taken us a little more time than we anticipated to set up a blog** But hopefully this should suffice. Liliya and I have been in the Russia Federation for two weeks now and have been having a great time. We are both learning a lot, the experience has been particularly eye opening for me as I ...