Nizhny Novgorod

Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation

Travel Blogs from Nizhny Novgorod

Nizhny Novgorod Travel Blogs (15)
Slept Like a Baby, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia travel blog

Slept Like a Baby

A travel blog entry by eatdessertfirst

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We slept like babies on the train as we didn't have to worry about anything with the door locked. We missed seeing the white Europe-Asia Border Obelisk outside of Kungur, but who figured we'd miss spotting a snow covered white monument in the middle of ...

Happy Thanksgiving weekend!, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia travel blog

Happy Thanksgiving weekend!

A travel blog entry by pdxtrekker

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... us enough to open up to such depths of love even though we can't communicate very well to each other. It's funny, I though I'd be fluent in Russian by now. I have the basics down, but I don't feel like I've grasped it yet. But I know it's still there if I ...

My Portland Spot, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia travel blog

My Portland Spot

A travel blog entry by pdxtrekker

I've found a sacred spot on a path near my dormitory. I call it my Portland spot, because it really reminds me of Portland, with a beautiful hillside full of colorful trees dipping into a valley, with the Oka River at the bottom, and a bridge that allows ...

Service Projects, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia travel blog

Service Projects

A travel blog entry by pdxtrekker

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Every Friday we have service projects. Tomorrow we start officially. Our options were to work in one of two orphanages, assisting or teaching in elementary schools, high schools or universities, or physical labor on an Orthodox church. At first I wanted ...