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Posts tagged day trip

Lomonosov and the Myth of Civilization

Lomonosov and the Myth of Civilization

I know I said I was going to write about Eurovision, but then this happened, and I have to write about this first: It all starts with Mikhail Lomonosov. If you haven’t ever heard of Lomonosov, get off my blog, how dare you. Just kidding! I barely knew who he was before I came here […]

Antonievo-Siiskii Monastery

Antonievo-Siiskii Monastery

Last Sunday, I visited this monastery some kilometers south of Arkhangelsk. It was cold and bright and beautiful.