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Brighton to Beijing Overland part 2: Misery on the Trans-Siberian Railway

I’m stuck in a hospital ward with 53 other people, all laying on pristine white sheets in the broad daylight, their bare feet sticking out of the ends of the beds. 763 more words


Lost in Siberia

It was a saturday. I planned to visit a vegetarian restaurant, recommended to me by a Russian friend. Before leaving my apartment in central Omsk, I carefully examined the route on Google Maps.  192 more words


#McDonald's to continue expansion in #Russia’s Siberia

This is an interesting story developing. Who would have seen McD as Washington’s assault gun? The last thing I heard was that they were voted to be the fastfood restaurant producing the least tasty burgers. 316 more words


One Year On - 3rd July 2013

by Colin Dunn

The journey may have been long but it wasn’t without it’s unexpected surprises. A stop for refuelling at Omsk station in Siberia at sunset allowed us to get off the train and stretch our legs for a while, giving me the time to capture some lovely evening light in a place far, far from home. 19 more words