The Chagala Hotel
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... an informal seminar on dealing with culture shock moving to Atyrau. In that context she told us we would have to find our own tribe.
We had already found one tribe before this conversation with Denise. The day after we arrived in Atyrau, Lory went to the airport to meet and greet the other new teachers who flew in from Amsterdam on Air Astana. They had met up in Amsterdam and were already well bonded when they arrived in Atyrau. Two of them, Mike and May, will ...
... arose out of an email discussion we had about the confusion around the exact boundary line between Europe and Asia south of the Ural Mountains. Alex writes:
I had a little troll through the Wikki as well and to confirm your findings, the geographical page on Europe says:
"Europe's eastern frontier is delineated by the Ural Mountains in Russia. ...
On our way back to the station, we admired the courage of a western family of five biking under the heat with a lot of luggage to carry.
Back to the train station, boys met Sally again, and we all had a quick Borsh-Plov lunch before taking the train to Aktau.
What a shock when going on the train: an ex-USSR, 25 years old train (seemed to be a century old !), without AC, heated with coal (!), with hot water heated ...
After very short sleep, our host took us to the train station at 5:00am and we took train to Atyrau.
We only slept, read, ate bread cucumber, tomatoes and a nice piece of meat offered by a kind local, and watched some movies on our laptops.
... and not at all pretty it will do the job...or so we thought. Fitting it to the car to give it a run, we discovered that the wheel also has a tendency to slightly rub against the brake caliper......****. Back to the primary spare, our plan for the second now is to see if we can find someone to grind a few mils of metal from it or failing that use it only as a get out of jail wheel if we ...