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Murmansk Winter Expedition: Day #12 – around Murmansk

Murmansk Winter Expedition: Day #12 – around Murmansk

Daily distance: 395 km (driving in the area)Distance from home: 3322 km We would not be ourselves if we were able to sit still. Knowing that there are many interesting places to visit in the area, we planned: The Port of Murmansk, with the nuclear icebreaker Lenin further exploration of the Kolski Peninsula, this time …

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Why WESEM LED CDC3 Lamps are the best in the winter time? [Video test]

Why WESEM LED CDC3 Lamps are the best in the winter time? [Video test]

This is a short story about our long distance lamp for our last trip. It’s evident that we have to see in darkness. Above Polar Circle where we made our tests during SaabVoyage Murmansk Winter Expedition and the sun doesn’t rise in winter the lamps in your car is one of the most important things. …

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Murmansk Winter Expedition: Day #11 – New Year’s Eve and The Hidden City

Murmansk Winter Expedition: Day #11 – New Year’s Eve and The Hidden City

Daily distance: 200 km (driving in the area)Distance from home: 3322 km End of tenth day Today we had our first serious clash with cultural differences. It turned out that we were not wearing enough fur and not enough gold to eat in the best restaurant in Murmansk. The decision about our table was made …

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Murmansk Winter Expedition: Day #6 – practical information

Murmansk Winter Expedition: Day #6 – practical information

Tickets to the Hermitage It is worth buying Hermitage tickets online. Yes, it will be more expensive than at the ticket office, but it will miss you in the queue to the ticket office. In addition, there is a separate entrance for those on the Internet. Metro Metro. Disposable “tickets” take the form of a …

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How to pass Russian border with a car and survive

How to pass Russian border with a car and survive

The most disturbing part of our trip is crossing the Russian border. We have got used that within the European Union, that everything is nice, easy and pleasant. The more the border with Russia seems to be something very mysterious. So far we know (theoretically, from the Internet): How to fill in customs documents How …

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How to make inpossible possible and get Russian Visa in one week and 5 steps

How to make inpossible possible and get Russian Visa in one week and 5 steps

Step by step When we started thinking about our trip to Murmansk, firstly we wanted to  gather knowledge about the Russian visa. Travelling within the Schengen area made us to forget that crossing the country’s border is connected with formalities. Once we have gathered practical knowledge about the Russian visa, we are happy to share …

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Our Surprises in Serbia

Our Surprises in Serbia

In May 2018 we went to Serbia with some thoughts about what we would see over there. On Youtube, the search box auto-completes the name of “Belgrade” with a bombing. None of us went to Yugoslavia as a child. Instead of describing day by day what we saw, what we ate, what we bought and …

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