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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 ...
Although it has been nearly half the program, fear not, I have not forgotten about blogging. Hopefully after reading this entry and my next, you will understand why blogging was put temporarily to the side. If it is any consolation, it has been on my to do list the whole time. Again, I know this is blog entry is long, long overdue, but, on the bright side, I have conjured up some pretty interesting stuff! Or at least I hope it is interesting. I feel like this particular entry ...
... super cool to watch and the three dancers were incredibly talented. I have posted some pictures. The show was a hit as everyone was stopping to watch. After the show, the leader of the group started passing out free goody bags. I said free, right? The Soviet/ 90's democratization and shock therapy hardships mindset kicked in and people started tearing bags off and from the leader. It was frightening and I felt extremely bad for the gentlemen. I really wanted a goody bag, but I ...
... it was time for me to leave Yuri and Larisa. I had packed my backpack, and I set off for Kurskiy Vokzal (Kursk Station), since that seemed to be where the trains to Nizhny Novgorod were, my next intended destination. After a long back and forth with an unhelpful lady at the register I figured out the best train to take and I actually managed to buy tickets for it.
While wandering, waiting for the train to leave, I found a cart that sold little ...
for 5 months and living out of a 60l backpack you certainly wouldn’t waste
space packing your lipstick and stiletto heels. That’s another difference we
have noticed between those travelling for short and extended periods of time.
We have brought all our ‘travelling’ or practical clothes with us, the type of
clothes that wear well and you wouldn’t be too upset over to have to drop when
the weather ...