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Russian Northern Wave – Tivdia

Photo: Артур Лепманис Last weekend I went to the North West of Russia to region called Kareliya, next to border with Finland. One of the best russian playspots is located here in the little rural villige of Tivdia. The region … Continue reading

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Classic Russian New Year – С НОВЫМ ГОДОМ!

New Year is the main Celebration in Russia not Christmas, it’s all about coming together as a family and celebrating the ending of one year and the birth of another. We flew to St Petersburg to celebrate with Katya’s sisters … Continue reading

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Dacha for Life…

Russian families who live in the cities have Dacha’s (summer houses) away from the City. Most of this houses I’ve seen are built by their owners hands and they grow most of their own food there too. Visiting Katya’s families Dacha … Continue reading

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So finally I have made it to Russia! I’m currently in Novosibirsk, the capital of Siberia, where Katya is from. My journey here took me to Riga in Latvia & to St Petersburg before I made it to Siberia. Pringles … Continue reading

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Katya on King of Asia Race – Altay Mountains, Russia

King of Asia Race, Russia, Chuya river. It was very interesting experience to be back in place which i used to call “my home”. I haven’t visit Altay for 3 years, and didn’t paddle this Rivers for 4 years. But … Continue reading

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