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Moonlit Cold War Interceptor in Abram-Mys, Murmansk

On the other side of the Kola Fjord from Murmansk lays the small village of Abram-Mys (technically still part of the city of Murmansk). Here you can find not one, but two interesting places. 882 more words

Off The Beaten Track

Relics of former Soviet glory in Murmansk - Travel Tip

We recently spent about a week in and around the Russian city of Murmansk, the largest city on Earth North of the Artic Circle… 1,184 more words


BMB: The Battle of Murmansk - A tale of corporate conflict in Russia’s Arctic

Article published on the Bear Market Brief website on December 11th

A padlock stuck on a railroad switch was enough to block Murmansk’s oil terminal for about seven hours, one of the latest episodes of a bizarre corporate conflict in one of the world’s northernmost cities. 523 more words


100 days, 100 posts

Time flies, when you are having fun. That’s how the old saying goes and I guess it also applies when you are posting your impressions on the largest country in the world: Russia. 150 more words


The Arktika Train: Moscow to Murmansk

As promised a while back when I wrote about why night trains are a great way to travel in Russia, this is the first post about the most iconic Russian trains. 903 more words