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Breathing in Snowflakes

Messing around (when we could be snuggling indoors) moulding ugly snow-bunnies with near-frostbitten fingers. Subzero but not too cold - we were having too much fun to care much about freezing our asses off. Took these shots right before we paid to hide from the frosty winds in the safety of a museum cathedral, feigning… Continue reading Breathing in Snowflakes

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Christmas at the Kremlin

Christmas was lovely in Moscow, a truly white experience! Sheer beauty of the Kremlin (fortress) never fails to give me the chills. The best part, we inadvertently extended festive season. Aren't international flights kinda like time-travel? 12 hours ago it was Christmas Eve morning in Moscow as we boarded the 12-hour flight to Houston. Into… Continue reading Christmas at the Kremlin

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Moscow’s Winter Wonderland

My very own white Christmas at the Red Square in Moscow - a little bit of cultural walkabout in the wet cold! Somewhere within these walls, Lenin's Mausoleum houses the embalmed body of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, founder of the Soviet Union. I love the reds, the space, the neons that light it up at night,… Continue reading Moscow’s Winter Wonderland