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Mongolian Fusion Music. A vibrant start to your day!

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE June 15, 2020

Mongolia is a favourite part of the Trans Mongolian route for all of us here at transsiberian.com.au Add to this this writers love of local music and in particular ‘Fusion...

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Imperial style St Petersburg apartments still exist!

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE May 20, 2020

St Petersburg is a ‘Palatial City’. The central city is quite compact, compared to other large cities, which makes it easy to get about by walking. Walking everywhere does depend...

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Add this Ballet to your Russian theatre performance wish list!

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE May 14, 2020

Many of us have (and will again) enjoyed Russian theatre be it music, or dance. This writer is, I admit it, a Greekophile and when I see Russian culture embracing...

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Russian Orthodox Easter Traditions

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE April 15, 2020

As we depart western Easter we move towards the orthodox Easter traditions from Eastern Europe and Russia. This writer has gathered together a collection of Russian and Ukrainian decorative, painted...

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Stuck in Russia and your visa will soon expire? What to do? Russian Visa Extension.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 27, 2020

Many of foreigners are stuck in Russia due to COVID 19 reasons. Russian authorities are allowing foreigners to extend their tourist or business visas for up to 90 days at...

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To all our clients, partners, blog and social media followers.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 24, 2020

We would like to thank you for your support, this is a difficult time for all as everybody navigates through new and uncertain waters. Throughout we are still available for...

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Cancel all plans for travel on the Trans Siberian for the time being, or any other such rail route

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 17, 2020

We advised previously to reconsider, now it is do not travel. The Russian systems are slowly closing. Here are words from one of our local partners in Russia. We have...

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Be informed and prepared – but think about how fear itself becomes the unhealthy aspect.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 11, 2020

We are reminded of that famous line from President Roosevelt’s speech; “…let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is…… fear itself An individual’s...

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Corona Virus COVID-19 Should we travel now.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 10, 2020

Yes, the news is full of Covid-19 and toilet paper news. We like to ensure all are as informed with regard to travel as can be. With Italy restricting travel...

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Corona virus is the topic dominating the world of travel at present. What we are hearing.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE March 2, 2020

Coronavirus is the topic dominating the world of travel at present. There is much good information, but there is also a mountain of misinformation. This post is a longer read...

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