Tag: siberia

May 8, 2010 / Video

The following is a video montage of my journey from Irkutsk, Russia to UlaanBaatar, Mongolia aboard the Moscow to Beijing Train. It also includes a few clips from my first day in the city of UlaanBaatar.  For more video entries, including many that didn’t appear…

May 1, 2010 / Video

I set off from Tomsk in the direction of Kemerovo more than 2 weeks ago, yet memories of the adventures and encounters that I had there still dance in my head.  In sorting through all the video I recorded during that time, I’ve put together…

April 22, 2010 / Text

Irkutsk, Russia: land of engineering, the trans-siberian railroad, an oil pipline to China,  raw materials, and a whole lot of water.  After 36 hours from Novosibirsk to Irkutsk I arrived tired of the cramped train cabin but well fed after two elderly Russian ladies felt…

April 14, 2010 / Video

First video entry from me here in Siberia. Standing in a park in downtown Tomsk just assessing how the trip is going and what plans have been made for the next few days.