First leg of trans-siberian train- day 5-9 (29 Aug-2 Sep): On Saturday we boarded the train at Moscow to start our epic journey on the famous railway- travelling through 5 time zones and a total of 5000 miles. The first leg, Moscow to Irkuskt was 4 nights. We settled into our tiny but adequate 4 berth compartment- daddy, stevie, me and our russian pal Igor! I was apprehensive about the journey, 4 nights with no shower, living off noodles in a confined space......
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Massive Lenin Head! Update later xx
Hey Folks, Just arrived for a whistle stop tour of Moscow. Arrived on an overnight train from St. Petersburg. Cosy to say the least! We had ommlette or pancakes for breakfast - still not entirely sure! Dumped bags and hit St Basil's the Kremlin and the Red Square. Dived under cover from the brief rain in the Gum (goom) centre - well posh and had a good walk all day! Also managed to find a flip flopery (place that sells flip flops) so my feet are laughing now! ...
Hi everyone, we finally arrived...after years of wanting to do this, months of planning, packing up our life, renting out our flat, quitting our jobs and living out of boxes at our parents' houses...our trip has started! St. Petersburg, so far, is amazing- beautiful city, stunning buildings and lots to see. We wandered along the famous Nevsky Prospect and visited the unbelievable Hermitage museum. Today we met with the group we'll be doing the trans siberian w...
Hey Folks, Just about to leave on our world trip. Fly to St. Petersburg tomorrow (25th Aug). Trans siberian with the Bigyin (Shan's Dad) for 3 weeks then China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Oz, Home, Oz, Fiji, NZ, South America, home! Hopefully we'll be able to udate this from time to time, all the best Bunchy and Wee Bunchy xxx