Last Saturday the weather was wonderful so we decided to go for a walk along the river and ended up on the Strelka.
The ‘Strelka’ is a park in the centre of Yaroslavl, at the confluence of the Kotorosl and Volga river. 212 more words
On Friday night, we went to a concert at Yaroslavl’s Jazz Center. Actually the Jazz Center was one of the first Russian Facebook pages I’ve followed and it was also on Facebook that I learnt that Yaroslavl pianist Andrey Martynenko would hold a concert in the Center last Friday. 258 more words
Yes, indeed, a “smiling” trolleybus in Yaroslavl… greetings from the Evil Empire! WTF! It HAS to be Russia… you can’t understand it with your mind, you can only accept it for what it is…
During our visit in Yaroslavl a couple of weeks ago, we noticed that people who spoke fluent English were rare. This gave me an extra push to finally start learning Russian. 226 more words