Walk in the woods in Spring - on a mossy perch

A Walk in the Woods in Spring – Time for a Mental and Physical Spring-clean

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Nina the Nerpa loves experiencing Springtime. She has been springing through Spring full of the optimism that this fine season imbues. Nina loves watching nature awake and unfold in a blaze of colour after the winter slumber. Normally, Nina would have been asleep under the Lake Baikal ice last winter but she chose to leave […]

Siberia in Winter – Snow Galore

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Stunning. That is the experience of Siberia in winter.   This winter just passed I had the good fortune of travelling to Siberia and witnessing her in full winter garb. I touched down in Irkutsk and headed for a hostel that I hadn’t been to before: the Rolling Stones hostel. I had a very warm […]