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Novosibirsk and Beyond

On the journey, the Trans-Siberian railway crosses several large rivers.  One of these is the River Ob just before a large city called Novosibirsk

We made one of our longer stops at Novosibirsk and Sergei is from there so it’s worth spending a bit of time on it.  511 more words


The Trans-Siberian Social

I decided that I was going to go it alone on this trip.  My main reason was timing but I thought it would also be an amazing opportunity to meet a lot of new people and find out more about the countries I was visiting.  778 more words


On the Novosibirsk Theatre Affair

I have a long-term acquaintance in Novosibirsk. Many of our point of views are different, sometimes opposite, despite our friendship. Since I’m all for a free debate, I agreed in publishing here this friend’s opinion on what is happening in NOVAT, or Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre. 968 more words


Novosibirsk to Omsk

After a physically tiring but emotionally energizing stay in Novosibirsk, it was time to head to Omsk for a conference at Dostoyevski Omsk State University. I’d heard mixed reviews about Omsk, but it was kind of a moot point now that I was en route. 924 more words

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Free Day in Novosibirsk (Day 3)

One of the only things as fun as conference days are the free days after the conference, if and when they come along. This time, I had a free day in Novosibirsk with Ana Maria and one of our hosts from Novosibirsk State Technical University, Marina. 1,136 more words

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