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Posts published in October 2008

Russia: I Really Wanna Say Goodbuy To Ukraine!

Hello,This is Kyle from Kiev, Ukraine. I will be back this weekend around the 1st and 2nd of November. It has been a long wait but if God willing, I pick up my visa on the 31st of October and catch a train that night. 12 hours later I will be home. 🙂 I have lots of stories to tell…

Russia: Stuck in Kiev, Ukraine!

Hello, My wife has made it home to Russia and I am stuck in Kiev, Ukraine due to technical reasons. Somewhere around the first of the month (Nov.) I will be back in Russia. It is a long story and as soon as I get proper internet I will explain the whole story. So for now: I am living in…

Russia: The Israel Trip 4

Hello, My Sweetie (Svet) looking great as always. We have arrived at the Dead Sea! This is our hotel: The Dead Sea Gardens Hotel. The first site of the Dead Sea Beach. Me floating and soaking up the sunshine. Svet and I explored the Beach and found salt, salt, salt, salt, salt and more salt! The Hotels are in a…

Russia: The Israel Trip 3

Hello, We are still running around Israel. Svet and I are at the Dead Sea today. It is fabulous, fantastic and wonderful, all rolled up together! So after a good night sleep and a float (hard to swim) in the Dead Sea. I plan on posting an article with pictures and all. We are staying at the Garden hotel and…

Russia: The Israel Trip 2

Hello, We have arrived in Israel just in time for Yom Kipper a very important Jewish holiday. Yom Kippur is probably the most important holiday of the Jewish year. Many Jews who do not observe any other Jewish custom will refrain from work, fast and/or attend synagogue services on this day. Yom Kippur occurs on the 10th day of Tishri.…

I survived the Georgian war. Here’s what I saw.

We want to thank Blackseabrew for finding this article for us. It is a first hand account of the war that was waged on South Ossetia…. By Lira Tskhovrebova from the October 8, 2008 edition Tskhinvali, South Ossetia – In a speech before the United Nations last month, Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili implored world leaders to set up an international…

Russia: The Israel Trip 1

Hello, The first day in Israel was a mixture of emotions. First off we were so tired that we had to sleep for about 13 hours. It was that stressful fighting with the airports. To make a long trip short, we flew from Moscow Russia to Zürich Switzerland. Ran (literally) across one of the biggest airports we have ever seen.…

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