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Oh, the places you'll go!

I never really thought about or counted all the places I have been until someone asked me how many countries I have visited.  The other day I started going through my photos from a time when the internet did not even exist.  166 more words


Visas to Russia for Americans and Canadians

As an American who has made Russia my home for the past 20 years, I am often asked about how best to get a visa to Russia. 936 more words

Russia Travel

Cultural Differences Between Countries: UK vs NL

Since I moved to the UK 2.5 years ago I have observed many cultural differences between my home country and the British land. The funny thing about these differences is that they’re not that apparent to tourists or others outside the UK. 2,083 more words


Couch Potatoes Cheer For Food Delivery In Russia

If you thought the McDonald’s drive-thru was lazy, Russia has brought the art of apathy to a whole new level with automated food delivery service. 687 more words

Expat Lifestyle

Moving To Russia? What NOT To Wear

Russia does not boast the mildest of climates for a winter visit, so many people when coming to Russia want to know what clothes to wear. 728 more words

Expat Lifestyle

What I'm thankful for in 2018

It’s that time of year again-American Thanksgiving! As always, I’d like to take the time to reflect on and give thanks for the past 11 months, and what I’ve experienced during that time. 617 more words


Aqaba - Year round Summer in the South of Jordan

I have been a few times in Aqaba and last weekend we visited again, so I wanted to take the opportunity to write something up about the experience this time. 668 more words