Longest Railway in the world, once a lifetime you have to try this!
Many people are still paranoid of showing their private parts in front of strangers, while in many countries like Japan and Korea, outdoor hotsprings are very popular and they do it without speedo nor bikini. In Russia (or I can say former Soviet countries), “Banya” is a real delight for people. It is also regard… Read More Banya – Russian sauna
I have heard from many fellow backpackers saying riding on Trans-Siberian railway is one of their dream but they are hindered or shocked by the super high cost and the long duration. Yes, they are right! If you choose to take the direct train from Beijing to Moscow (or opposite way), it costs 700-900 Euros… Read More Trans-Siberian Railway for less than US$400
People generally ‘Wow’ about the ‘….est’ of the world, superlative things must not be missed. So, Lake Baikal should be well-known to everyone as it holds 3 superlatives in one hand – the Oldest, Largest and Deepest freshwater lake in the world! Its specific location inhabitated lots of unique species in the world, freshwater seal,… Read More Lake Baikal – Pearl of Russia
This magnificent intercontinential railway project was built in the late 19th century and finished in the early 20th. Under the command of Tsar emperor Alexander III, his initial aim was to relocate Russian population into remote Siberian and start to exploit the natural resources in the far east. The whole project was divided into 7… Read More Blood and tears in the construction of Trans-Siberian railway