FC: Russian ABC Book
1: By: Emma Eells
2: 2010 | ART | a | Russia's art comes from the church that they worship. | These are anecdotes.
4: Communication | we made it
6: Economy | We bought spices from a man who is world famous. When we got home we cooked with it for our host family to taste.
8: Government | seeing the city from above
9: Took us over 20 tries to get this photo, but we finally got it!
12: We enjoyed our trip amidst the rain, fog and cold windy days. We did a lot of walking and travelled long distances with our heavy backpacks... and loved it.
14: There was more than one occasion where we had to be resourceful and live on the streets because we missed a train or couldnt find a hostel.
15: brian | kristina | megan | jon
17: Backpacking took us to many beautiful verdant places. Our granola bars kept u alive during long walks.
18: Gepetto's Shop
19: There were many street artists who were very talented. Too bad our backpacks had no space for artwork.
20: being silly
21: ...and sometimes bad.
23: Eating gelato, meeting strangers, living in hostels, walking along coastlines, sleeping on trains, going to festivals, eating authentic foods, learning transportation systems, buying groceries; It was all a great experience, despite the rainy days, getting lost, and taking trains in wrong directions. Immersing in different cultures taught us a lot and opened our eyes to a little bit more of the world around us.