Monthly Archives: October 2010

Fame

Today we discovered that we made it into the Russian papers! There was an article entitled “Planting bushes with foreigners”. The article says that we spoke Russian well and did not hold pack in getting involved with the games. Clearly … Continue reading

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Tea Party

Today Ali, Nathan and I went to volunteer at an orphanage. We got a taxi to where the orphanage was and the entire place was pretty much derelict! All the buildings looked run down (well, more so than the rest … Continue reading

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The wonders of Russia

 This weekend we experienced the wonders of a small provincial Russian town. These “wonders” took approximately one hour to see. There was not much to see in Uglich, we went to the Kremlin there and to a monastery, both … Continue reading

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Ice Hockey and Moscow!

Last week was pretty amazing. On Thursday we went to the Ice Hockey- Yaroslavl Vs someone else (it doesn’t really matter- Yaroslavl won!). The match was very enjoyable, particularly due to the level of violence! Fights between the two teams … Continue reading

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