Tags: russia

03. Санкт-Петербург, Moscow Mugging and the Communist Hat-Trick

July 22nd, 2010
(22nd July 2010) Это как если бы кто-то заснул на клавиат… more »

04. Mobileless

July 28th, 2010
(28th July 2010) Just a quick request that no one sends texts to contact me. In Russia my SIM appears to have been cloned and I haven't recieved anything or been able to send anything since the 22nd July. I'm currently arguing with the carphone… more »

05. Russia-lite

July 31st, 2010
(31st July 2010) Well that’s Belarus “done”.  I really can’t say a lot about the place other than it is most definitely Russia-lite. Amazingly clean, amazingly ordered, amazingly communist and an amazingly large number of secret police on the streets.… more »

06. There are two Ukrainian firemen in a changing room and one turns to the other and asks.......

August 7th, 2010
Why are you wearing those for? What? Those? What? my Y-fronts? Yeah, why are you wearing those, don't you know that they are dangerous to wear in northern Ukraine? No, why's that? Because there's a real danger Chernob… more »

08. Backpackers, Shagpackers and Soviets

August 14th, 2010
Night bus journeys are usually quite horrific for me as by a freak of nature I turned out to be quite tall.  This means that my head is far too high up for a head rest and if I try to slide down so I can rest my head then my l knees get crushed by the… more »