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Onboard Tsar's Gold Train - Jun 25, 2016
My image of Siberia was from the movies 'War and Peace' and 'Dr. Zhivago" - a vast empty land where political prisoners were sent to perform hard labor in this inhospitable land. But the notion of ...
Gingkin Khans's Kingdom - Jun 24, 2016
We boarded a private train at Beijing station at mid-night and rode through the Gobi Desert. This part of Gobi was more dry land than sand desert. We saw many mud houses in small villages alo...
The Emperor's Mountain Resort - Jun 18, 2016
Many people travel to Russia by plane, or more popularly in recent years, by cruise ship. We, however, decided to make this trip with a more adventurous route by riding the worlds longest rail line...