Photos, Travel

Russian Roulette… you’ll never believe what happened next!

 

Blatant click bait. Sorry. Not really. You should know better.

Well, now that you’re here, you might as well have a gander at the wares. It’s all for Movember. A post everyday for the month. Consider a dollar per post! That’s a fair deal.  It’s more work than you think! Plus growing a super tash and working to raise awareness about important men’s health issues? Certainly worth a dollar a day. 

Anyway, I was recently back in Mother Rus as part of a Burlington Yaroslavl Sister City delegation. A lot of the photos and info from my recent trip that trip can be found on the our Facebook page.

As a short Sunday evening post, I thought I’d share with you a few favorites from my own amateur efforts.

The captions have a touch of info about each. Enjoy!

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Photos, Travel

Summer Orphans – 2014

Everyone needs a home. Everyone needs some love. These babies don’t classify easily, so together they will be – orphans of the 2014 road trip around the Easy East of America.

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A collection of photos from outing to the Bolshoi Theatre New Stage to see ‘Evgenii Onegin‘ – a timeless Russian classic by Alexander Pushkin.

I had just finished the book (dual English and Russian version), so was mentally prepared for a bit of a literary slog. In buying the tickets, I was convinced it was a play, but only found out upon arrival that it was an opera. Luckily, they have screens on each side with subtitles in English. I’ll try anything once. Opera, tick.

~AB

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The Bolshoi Theatre New Stage

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