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An amazing winery in poor Moldova - Nov 23, 2012
Moldova. It's of those small countries in Eastern Europe that England occasionally play in football qualifiers but appears unknown to anyone else. According to my Lonely Planet, it's consistently r...
Transnistria - the "country" that remained Red - Nov 21, 2012
On Monday, our overnight train from Kiev arrived in Odessa about noon. Our "all-night vodka booze" cabin had managed to get a few hours sleep before we arrived. One of the guys not in our cabin op...
In the shadow of Chernobyl - Nov 19, 2012
On 26 April 1986, failures during an experiment being conducted at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station in the then USSR led to a massive reactor power increase and the worst nuclear accident in h...