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Return to St. Petersburg

When I last saw Piter, he was buried under four feet of snow, swallowed by what seemed to be an eternal darkness. Today he stands proud, his 310 years of history and beauty glinting and shining in the late-spring sun … Continue reading

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Mongolia: From Ger to Shining Ger

Сайн байна уу? Well, I’ve added yet another great dictator country to my repertoire. I enjoyed my unforgettable adventures in the land of Genghis Khan, but it feels good to be back home in Russia. I apologize ahead of time: … Continue reading

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The Ordinary and the Extraordinary

Happy 2013, dear readers! New Year’s Number One is officially in the books (still to come: Chinese New Year and Buryat New Year). 2012 was a big year for me—I beasted IS, I graduated from college and into the real … Continue reading

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