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An Adventure Words Barely Touch

An admission: I was reluctant to write about my time in Siberia. My words aren’t good enough to encompass the experience. I’m more accustomed to internal drama, to melancholy; I have those words. 1,227 more words

Travel

In Photos: Spectacular Lakes Around The World

These are some of the spectacular natural lakes around the world.

I think that they are just stunning!

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Pictures

In Photos: Spectacular Lakes Around The World

These are some of the spectacular natural lakes around the world.

I think that they are just stunning! 490 more words

Photos

I'm A Stranger, Which Makes Me Free

Two overnight flights in a row: over the Atlantic, over Russia. Eagerness overrode any exhaustion—at first—but then it all began to drag into a tunnel of grey, vibrating time when Siberia Airlines’ idea of a veggie wrap was served in the form of a blob of mayonnaise garnished with cole slaw, tucked away inside of a tortilla. 780 more words

Travel

Brighton to Beijing overland part 3 - Siberia and Lake Baikal

We arrive in the city of Krasnoyarsk, 4098km from Moscow, and people are friendly! We visit Stolby national park and make friends with lovely people. But Krasnoyarsk, like every other city we pass on route, is as Soviet as ever. 830 more words

Hitchhiking

Scraping Bark in Buguldeyka

This project was different.

My joints are similarly stiff, and thumbs similarly swollen. It’s similarly difficult to reach all of the keys on the keyboard. But this project was different. 1,141 more words