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Novosibirsk

Novosibirsk is bigger than Tomsk. It’s newer. Greyer. There’s a metro.

On a Sunday at the beginning of October, we stood at Tomsk bus station, suitcases at our feet, snow falling lightly around us. 597 more words

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To Central Asia

I listened to the safety instructions.

Put the mask over your mouse…
the emergency exit are there, there and there…
thank you for attention…

Most Russians on the plane to Novosibirsk looked like actors from an early James Bond movie. 646 more words

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Leaving Novosibirsk 5.10.16

Up at 5am and a brisk walk to the train station. Our carriage attendant didn’t like my ticket and kept pointing to something which in the early morning darkness I couldn’t see. 466 more words

Trans-Mongolian

Novosibirsk 4.10.16

Another cloudless sky in the Siberian capital. After a trip to the post office we head to Travellers Coffee as we like coffee and we’re on our travels. 296 more words

Trans-Mongolian

Into Novosibirsk 3.10.16

Very sunny in Siberia but alongside the further two hours we’ve jumped ahead, we have the expected temperature drop down to 6° C.

Metro and walk to hostel and after checkin we head to a recommended Georgian restaurant just round the corner. 310 more words

Trans-Mongolian

Dispatches From Siberia #3: Language Creates all the Problems--Then Solves Them

Last week, I bought a set of hair clippers. This action, which would be incredibly simple at home, had a number of layers and difficulties. First, hair clippers are hard to find. 1,728 more words