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Wild City: Searching for Fresh Air

Average temperature the last few days: -3 (Celsius)

The cold air is dry, crisp. It’s lovely, invigorating in a way, unless you are walking along a main road, when it becomes a bog of diesel fumes and cigarette smoke so dense that it makes your head hurt. 297 more words

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Sub-0, Babushka slalom and a Moose

21.1 km (Half Marathon)

Last run: the week previously

Only long run in the past month: 10 k

Last half marathon: March 2013

Yesterday, in sub zero degree temperatures and with a layer of frost on the ground, I headed to the north-eastern area of Moscow- a nature reserve called ‘Elk Island’. 574 more words

Moscow

THE BEASTS OF THE WILD

THE PRIDE OF A WILDLIFE CONSERVATIVE COUNTRY

The creatures of the forest; commonly known as wild animals are the gift a country boasts of securing in this tourist-abundant world. 497 more words

ANIMAL LIFE

Reindeer in Koppangen

Since April, the reindeer have been walking in the Lyngenalps and enjoyed the good life in northern Norway. Yesterday, they were collected in a big ring-fence and then transported to Kautokeino. 43 more words

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Circle of Light and Colour

It seemed fitting that ‘the Sunshine Parents’ arrived the day after the ‘Circle of Light’ festival began in Moscow, which runs until Tuesday night (just in case one of my fellow students hasn’t yet checked it out). 505 more words

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Winter is Coming...

…But unlike in Game of Thrones, autumn is pleasant in Moscow.

After feeling like I really put my nose to the grindstone these last few days, I took the entire day today to get outdoors and enjoy the sun. 355 more words

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