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Gateway to Lake Baikal

By Linda Tancs

The hub of Eastern Siberia, Irkutsk is a popular stop on the Trans-Siberian Railway between Moscow and all points east thanks to its vibrantly colored churches and array of theaters and museums.  68 more words

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Saturday Surprise -- Babushka of Baikal

Hey … go ‘way … leave me alone … zzz … zzz … stop … go … it’s Saturday … I get to sleep in!  What?  837 more words

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Berry Tea and Tales of Bears at Lake Baikal

Valeri was our guide for the walk at the lake. He’s a part-time research biologist, some time university lecturer, and most often, a guide for walkers and adventurers at Lake Baikal in Siberia. 640 more words

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Lake Baikal by Kristina Makeeva

Spectacular Photos Capture Frozen Beauty of Largest Freshwater Lake in the World
Moscow-based photographer Kristina Makeeva traveled to Lake Baikal in southern Siberia where she captured the beauty of the largest freshwater lake in the word. 39 more words

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Байкало-Амурская магистраль/БАМ

While in Chamonix last month I dropped by the Guérin editions bookstore, always full of tantalising books on climbing and mountaineering, travelling and travellers. I managed to escape with only two small books, one on a young climber stuck for 100 hours at the top of Aiguilles Vertes and the other one a… 198 more words

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Snow

We visited Lake Baikal in February and we had fun with snow all around us…

To Sir with Love

Gone with the Wind

Big vs Small

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貝加爾湖之旅 (5)

最後一站回伊爾庫茨克 (Irkutsk),下榻酒店,馬上爭取時間出外走走,感受這城市…

先到超市,看看當地人民日常生活,因為地理位置,新鮮的肉類、菜類都比較少,喝的除了不同的茶和咖啡之外,當然少不了俄國出名的伏特加酒!

第二天出機場之前,我們一早便出外邊看看,天下著雪,是另一番感覺…  酒店附近有幾座教堂,各有特色。

天氣雖然冷,又是上班時間,但俄羅斯的過路人亦不匆忙,比較香港的速度,真有天壤之別。

別了伊爾庫茨克,別了貝加爾湖,別了俄羅斯…  幾天匆匆的旅程,留下不少的回味,有機會再見!

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