Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style

Are you someone like me who loves to bring home knick-knacks from my travels, as personal souvenir and as gifts to family and friends? If so, then I know that a lot of research is being made on what to bring home and where to purchase. And what is the guaranteed best place to find one? Markets,… Continue reading Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style

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A Posh Russian Birthday Dinner

It was another jam-packed day on the eve of our birthdays. Tired, it was our first day in Moscow, and excited to take advantage of the great weather for taking photos. Dead tired, because we tried to prove that our AirBnB flat is “near” the Kremlin complex, as claimed. It was a 30-minute walk to… Continue reading A Posh Russian Birthday Dinner


How to Apply for a Russian Visa in Qatar

Somehow, while many people shy away from visiting Russia due to the seemingly daunting process of getting a visa, our experience proved otherwise. It was pretty straightforward, though we experienced slight inconsistencies in the process. Here’s the requirements to obtain a visa: Russian embassy in Doha has a website, Russian Embassy Doha Website where you can… Continue reading How to Apply for a Russian Visa in Qatar