Russia through the eyes of the Swiss (part 3)
• Russia through the eyes of the Swiss (part 3)
Ulan-Ude. Buryatia. Selenginsk founded by Cossacks in 1666, the year.
It is the smallest of Russian cities, where I was.
In a glass toothbrush waiting for me unexpected find
All of the central square was littered with glass from broken bottles of vodka
Russian incredibly hospitable. Wherever we come, even just by accident, immediately prepared a feast
Ivolginsk. Buddhist Center.
Many cats, dogs and pigeons, the monks believe that this resurrected Lama
Trans-Baikal National Park
In the middle of the road a horse skull. Wonderful. Wunderbar
Bath - a shower, which is strongly heated by the stove, almost like a sauna, only better. In the furnace vat glow standing water, along with this one with ice water. Ladle pour hot water on the stones in the furnace.
Sweat the first few minutes and then wash. To this mix cold and hot water into the bucket.
On the way back, we made a stop at the Reclining Lion. The sight of this small mountain over the whole valley and the river Selenga breathtaking.
Among the participants of our walk had several children. The little boy, which I very much regret - his mother continuously beat! And when he cried, it is contrary beat him even more! I waited for his father to intervene and not allow to beat the boy, but the father began to beat him even more!
On the mountain, met Russian pair. When the man learned that I was Swiss, he immediately offered me a drink of vodka.
He explained to me that his wife was going, but hid for a bottle, which can be discreetly drink.
Fortunately, he poured me only half a glass, because I somehow had to go further down from the mountain.
So many wonderful places in Russia is very littered.
Almost all the garbage here - empty bottles of vodka.
I have never seen a saber-toothed deer and did not know that they exist
It is time to leave Russia. I went to Mongolia, the last station was Naushki.
Russia - super! I will definitely come back here.
Russian sometimes gloomy, but very welcoming and hospitable.
Russia is a huge, undiscovered country where many miracles.