Tag archives for Moscow

  1. One Year Ago: Photo Time Capsule

    Twice a month I get an email from Photojojo with the most interesting pictures I took from that time span the previous year last year; it’s the Photojojo’s Photo Time Capsule and it’s a great way to spend some time reflecting. For instance, May 30th of last year I was sailing in Puget Sound: A…

  2. Dateline: Moscow, Day 7

    Moscow, Russian Federation
    9 June 2009

    I’m going to be honest, I didn’t really do anything today. Mostly because I wasn’t feeling to well. I dragged my feet in the morning, but eventually made it to breakfast and a shower.

    I packed my bags …

  3. Dateline: Moscow, Day 6

    Moscow, Russian Federation
    8 June 2009

    Having gone to the Central Armed Forces Museum yesterday, my plan for today was to go the Cosmonaut Museum.

    I headed out on the metro with Eric and Casper. We made our way to the Cosmonaut Museum, tak…

  4. Dateline: Moscow, Day 5

    Moscow, Russian Federation
    7 June 2009

    Today was a bit of a down day. I made a list a of the last few places that I wanted to visit. It basically boiled down to the Central Armed Forces Museum and the Cosmonaut Museum. There where some other t…

  5. Dateline: Moscow, Day 4

    Moscow, Russian Federation
    6 June 2009

    Today was a big day with lots of traveling. Ryan, Lizzy, and I set out to go back to Red Square to see Lenin’s Mausoleum. However, we kind of got lost on the way. Instead of heading straight toward the ci…

  6. Dateline: Moscow, Day 3

    We (Gary, Ryan, Tom, Kate, Lizzy, and I) walked down to Red Square today.

    The first order of business was to see the State Historical Museum. The lady at the ticket counter ((KACCA, in Russian)) was nice enough to give us all student discounts,…

  7. Dateline: Moscow, Day 2

    Moscow, Russian Federation
    4 June 2009

    I woke up around 6am for two reasons. First, it was really light outside (Moscow gets about 19 hours of daylight this time of year). Second, Eric had just stumbled. I inquired as to last nights fun and he…

  8. Dateline: Moscow, Day 1

    When I last left off, I had finally arrived at the hostel. I got a bunk, then went out to find some food and get some more money from the ATM, although not necessarily in that order.

    I walked back down to the Metro station and then wondered abo…

  9. Getting to Moscow

    Dateline: Seattle, Washington, USA / Washington, DC, USA, / Moscow, Russian Federation

    My flight for Moscow via Dulles left SeaTac at 7:30 on Tuesday morning (2 June). I had finished packing everything the night before and then unpacked it all …