Tag Archives: Russia

The Best Consulate In The World?

In June, I’m off on a birding trip with Rubythroat Birding to Russia and Mongolia so, naturally, I need visas. Russia demands completion of a 7 page application and enough supportive paperwork to decorate a living room. Mongolia is the … Continue reading

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This says it all about Russian driving

Not just Russia either…the whole of FSU (Former Soviet Union) seems to be afflicted with the same practices, engendered in the ‘couldn’t happen to me’, ‘I can beat those lights / get through that gap’ and ‘just time to overtake … Continue reading

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