Category Archives: Trans-Mongolian Railway

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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Featured journey: The Cossack

(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.) The Cossack is one of the most rewarding itineraries in the … Continue reading

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Why the Great Wall of China was built? Definitely not to keep the rabbits out!

(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.) Beijing! This city has  been headline news for reasons varying from … Continue reading

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