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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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Clothes for travel in a Russian Winter

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE February 25, 2020

Winter in Russia demands good clothing. We can’t go through this winter without a gallery of images of how Russians dress for this season. If you are on the Trans...

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Corona Virus and Travel update and Can wearing a mask protect you from catching the virus?

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE January 31, 2020

I am sure readers are following the news on this event. The Mongolian and Russian borders have been closed for a few days now and obviously that stops the Trans...

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What to do in Russia during winter? Take a troika ride.

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE January 17, 2020

There are several places, along the Trans Siberian route where you can do this – Lake Baikal and Yekaterinburg come to mind. But what about in the magnificent park of...

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Dumplings and Swords to the Gates of Europe!

  • WRITTEN BY Brent McCunn
  • DATE January 7, 2020

Food! Now did that grab your attention. An important part of any great journey, not just for survival, but to experience diversity! The humble dumpling spread from – many say...

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