2007 – Moscow; the Kremlin, the city and the museums

2007 – Moscow; the Kremlin, the city and the museums

Posted by on Jul 30, 2007 in Moscow, Russia | No Comments

It’s been 15 years since Soviet Union folded. When we were in St Petersburg over 7 years ago, the favorite t-shirt had a statue of Lenin being pulled down with the caption reading “the party’s over”. We had no idea what to expect. We’ve been reading and hearing tales of Russian mafia, corruption, tacky discos, […]

2001 – St Petersburg (Russia)

2001 – St Petersburg (Russia)

Posted by on May 15, 2001 in Russia, St Petersburg | No Comments

May 10, 2001 When we got our visas for our visit to Russia, we were told it would be a good idea to create a manifest of everything in our luggage, we carry computers, cameras and other electronic equipment that could be very popular to Russians these day. There could be a thorough inspection of […]