Moscow – 3 days

Saturday 5th August 2017 We took the 9.45am train from Vladimir off to Moscow. At the train station was an old transsiberian locomotive. Then the modern one arrived and we boarded the train. The landscape was mostly pine trees and at 11.26am sharp we arrived in Moscow.       I said good-bye to my … More Moscow – 3 days

Vladimir Souzdal

Friday 4th August 2017 A taxi picked us up early at 6.30am at the hostel in Nizhny Novgorod and dropped us at the train station where we took the 7.39am train to Vladimir. This time the train ride was roughly 2 hours only. When we left the train station, we saw a small Railway Museum near … More Vladimir Souzdal

Yekaterinburg Day 2

Monday 31st July 2017 Here is a map of the walk we roughly did that day starting from Universitetskiy pereulok, 3 where the apartment we were renting with airbnb was located. We left the apartment and walked past the small market again. We went to the shopping mall underground where there was a ‘small Big … More Yekaterinburg Day 2

Yekaterinburg Day 1

Saturday 29th July 2017 I woke up in the morning in the train still going from Novosibirsk to Yekaterinburg. For breakfast, I ate fruits I had brought and then walked all the way to the back of the train and passed through the third-class wagons in which each ‘compartment’ had 6 sleeping beds but no … More Yekaterinburg Day 1