Category Archives: Adventure Travel

by Sundowners Overland, specialists in Trans Siberian, Trans Mongolian and the Silk Road Railways. A very sensible company with 30+ years experience of running trips in Asia and the former Soviet Union.

White Nights in St Petersburg: our Honcho’s advice on best seasonal events and festivals

(This blog has now moved to www.vodkatrain.com/blog. Please visit us there for all the posts on this site, plus the most recent inspiration and information about the regions we travel to.) St Petersburg is known as Russia’s northern capital, the abundance of … Continue reading

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Babushka or Matryoshka?

(This blog has now moved to www.vodkatrain.com/blog. Please visit us there for all the posts on this site, plus the most recent inspiration and information about the regions we travel to.) Coming to Russia on a Vodkatrain journey, you will definitely want … Continue reading

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Mongolian games. What’s the score?

(This blog has now moved to www.vodkatrain.com/blog. Please visit us there for all the posts on this site, plus the most recent inspiration and information about the regions we travel to.) If you are one of  those  romantic creatures  travelling  Russia, Mongolia … Continue reading

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Hockey and Circus – Russia’s best winter entertainment.

(This blog has now moved to www.vodkatrain.com/blog. Please visit us there for all the posts on this site, plus the most recent inspiration and information about the regions we travel to.) Vodkatrain has year-round departures and one might ask: what’s the fun … Continue reading

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Ruski Huski in Siberia

(This blog has now moved to www.vodkatrain.com/blog. Please visit us there for all the posts on this site, plus the most recent inspiration and information about the regions we travel to.) Through the snow… Travelling Trans-Mongolian in winter is a unique thing. … Continue reading

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Cucumber Fest

Cucumber Fest in Suzdal Continue reading

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Love at first sight: Uzbekistan.

Love at first sight: Uzbekistan. Continue reading

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