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Oh Mother Russia
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Oh Mother Russia

Mother Russia; the land at the top of earth towering the modest continent of Asia. A country which most recognise but limit to Moscow and, sometimes, St Petersburg in an unfair literal cold assumption. My affair began in East Siberia, middle Russia, and lasted an exhausting month. Perhaps I was a little rusty or underestimated the task beneath me.
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica

24/10/2014 - 03/11/2014 First days in a coffee plantation... the longer the roast, the bitter and the less caffeine... Arenal Volcano and the long steep muddy jungly hike to Cerro Chato Leaving the Arenal volcano and its giant lake heading to the Pacific Coast First stop at playa Conchal in Brasilito, very nice Conchal Hotel and beautiful sunsets P

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What are the different stages of child development?

What are the different stages of child development?

Children develop sequentially from prenatal to adolescence. During these stages, the areas of development include physical, emotional, social and intellectual. This article describes some of the main stages of child development.
A guide to overseas adoption

A guide to overseas adoption

Across the world, international adoptions have increased in recent years. In the UK, the number of international adoptions are low as compared to other EU nations such as France, Italy and Spain. As international adoption awareness becomes more prominent in the UK, more families will choose to adopt. These families will benefit from the guide to overseas adoption found in this article.
Preparations before booking holidays in Kenya

Preparations before booking holidays in Kenya

Kenya has some of the best safari parks in Africa. Its west coast and islands are attractive destinations for African beach holidays. Nairobi, Kenya's capital, is where most international flights land.
Vantage Travel: The facts

Vantage Travel: The facts

If you wish to organise your travel, be sure to make a stop at Vantage Travel. The travel managers of the company will offer you a quality travel experience and great services that will make your trip experience of a lifetime. It is sure that Vantage Travel will exceed your expectations.
An introduction to studying architecture

An introduction to studying architecture

Architectural practice involves a number of diverse design areas which includes not only the design of individual buildings, but also clutches of buildings and it even extends to designing the surrounding landscape and interior design. Architects are often employed to supervise the construction of their designs. This is but one of the reasons why this can be a great career option. Here is a guide to studying architecture.
How to draw pictures?

How to draw pictures?

Drawing is not only a form of artistic expression buy also a useful tool to communicate ideas in business. In this article, we'll show you what you need to know so that you can improve your standard of drawing. Read on to find out what tools, equipment and skills you need.
The benefits of learning basket weaving

The benefits of learning basket weaving

For as long as there has been mankind, there has been baskets. In order to transports goods, belongings, and food, humans turned to the plants and fibres around them to create baskets. As civilisation progressed and began trading with one another, basket weaving techniques travelled with the goods in the baskets in which they were transported, spreading a variety of techniques throughout the world. Basket weaving is still done today, and can bring benefits to the practitioner. In this article, learn more on the benefits of learning basket weaving.
All about: Indira Gandhi International Airport

All about: Indira Gandhi International Airport

Indira Gandhi International Airport is named after the country’s most famous former Prime Minister. It is the major hub for air passengers in India, and within South Asia. It has plans for massive expansion by 2030. To learn all about the busiest of the Indian airports, read the guide below.
A guide to fortune telling with playing cards

A guide to fortune telling with playing cards

Divination is possible to do using normal playing cards. Although there are less cards than a tarot pack, the cards can still be used to give a reading. Find out more with our guide to fortune telling using playing cards.
A guide to Bahamas holidays

A guide to Bahamas holidays

Bahamas is a popular holiday destination for tourists from all over the world. Its sparkling waters, vast stretches of sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine throughout the year make it ideal for people looking for a relaxed vacation. Travellers can choose their vacations from a wide variety of Bahamas packages ranging from inclusive vacations, luxury Caribbean holidays to a number of cheap Bahamas deals.
How to write a case study?

How to write a case study?

Case studies are a key skill for academics and students alike, especially when writing a dissertation. This article will show you how to write a case study, and will explore specifically case study designs and essential case study methods.
Overstock Auctions: The facts

Overstock Auctions: The facts

Overstock is an online retailer which sells everything from home appliances, electronics, and apparel to real estate, cars, and vacations. The shop has a marketplace where items are sold through bidding. Find out what you can buy at Overstock and how its auction market works.
How to get a date

How to get a date

Sometimes, it can feel as though it is impossible to meet someone new. Even when someone new and interesting is around, it can be intimidating to take the relationship to the next step, and go on a date. With a few tips, it can be easier to not only find the right person for you, but it will also be easier to move towards going on a date, and hopefully, a relationship.
A review of Interracial Dating Central

A review of Interracial Dating Central

These days, with so many people busy in life, it can be hard to find time to meet that special someone. This is the reason why dating agencies have greatly increased in number, particularly on the internet. Learn more about the interracial agency, known as Interracial Dating Central.
How much do braces cost?

How much do braces cost?

It almost seems like one out of every three people needs braces these days but they will not get them due to the outrageous costs. This article will show you that the cost may not be as crazy as you think!
How to compare gas and electric providers

How to compare gas and electric providers

Energy is the backbone of an economy, and as energy demand across the UK keeps on escalating, so are companies finding themselves with the avid task of affording quality service to their customers at reasonable prices. Many people are thus in constant need to compare gas and electric providers across the country, so as to make an informed decision in an attempt to receive quality power at low costs. This is how to compare energy providers.
A guide to Stratford High School

A guide to Stratford High School

Stratford-upon-Avon High School (usually shortened to Stratford High School) is a well respected high school, with some very famous former pupils. This article will tell you all that you need to know about Stratford High.
A review of the Fox theatre Atlanta

A review of the Fox theatre Atlanta

The Fox theatre Atlanta is a remarkable story of survival set in a building of opulent splendour. The fabulous Fox theatre, as it's known by its patrons, is now designated as a National Historic Landmark. It is thus granted all the protection that a highest national ranking provides. That hasn't always been the case though and life has been very hard for this architectural wonder.
How to find affordable holiday cottages in Scotland

How to find affordable holiday cottages in Scotland

The booking of cottages for holidays is a good UK holiday accommodation option. Many cottages are for hire in Scotland at more affordable rates than the many holiday hotels or country houses also available there. This article is about how to find affordable Scottish cottages.
British Horse Society: The facts

British Horse Society: The facts

The British Horse Society promotes the interests of horses, riders, riding and high quality breeding. It campaigns for rights of way such as bridleways, against the mistreatment of horses and for increased motorist awareness of horses. Its functions include providing a range of certificates in equine care and riding, and the courses that lead up to them.
How to win at craps?

How to win at craps?

While there are craps strategies and bets that offer straight up or close odds, you are still playing against the house. An irrefutable rule in life is that, over time, the the house ALWAYS wins. That said, playing craps can be very enjoyable, and the odds it offers are fair. Below is an overview of the rules of craps and the odds each bet pays. Knowing them will help improve a player win ratios.
Where to find no download games

Where to find no download games

Sometimes, it's nice to be able to play a game without having to go through the tedium and expense of buying one, downloading it then installing it. Fortunately, there are many free gaming sites that allow you to play browser-based games. These are ideal for a person looking for a quick 'gaming fix'. This article will show you where to find no download games.
Where to find a free map of Nepal

Where to find a free map of Nepal

Nepal, which is officially called the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a sovereign state that is landlocked in South Asia. Situated in the Himalayas, it has the Republic of India on the south, east and west, and the People's Republic of China on the north. This article provides a guide to finding a free map of Nepal.
Where can I buy all-inclusive cruise packages?

Where can I buy all-inclusive cruise packages?

Finding the right all-inclusive cruise may not be the easiest thing to do because many people don't know where to start. However, to give a little aid when making travel plans, here are the best places to buy all-inclusive cruise packages.
A guide to holidays in Sri Lanka

A guide to holidays in Sri Lanka

The beauty of Sri Lanka, its plantations of tea, the wild beaches and lush palm-lined tropical forests have brought tourists from all over the world there, who called the island the "Pearl of the Indian Ocean." In 2010, the New York Times named Sri Lanka the number 1 destination for a perfect holiday. This article provides you with a guide to holidays in Sri Lanka.
How to plan a honeymoon in Costa Rica

How to plan a honeymoon in Costa Rica

Costa Rica offers the best honeymoon resorts in the world. Costa Rica is one of the seven nations which lie on the umbilical isthmus joining North America to South America. It is one of the greenest countries in the world. It is also one of the few countries without an army. It is a peaceful haven for lovers.
All about: The mystery book club

All about: The mystery book club

The first book club was created by Harry Sherman who began the Little Leather Library in 1961. While this club did not last, the Book-of-the-Month Club, which Sherman helped to found in 1926, did. It was the first of many book clubs that spread around the world. The Mystery Book Club or the Mystery and Thriller Book Club is a UK club for mystery and thriller fans. This article details on The Mystery Book Club.
Where can I get an English-to-Turkish translator online?

Where can I get an English-to-Turkish translator online?

Are you a professional translator and you often find yourself in need of help? Have you ever found yourself wondering about the meaning of a certain word which you have heard? If yes, then you already have the probably to resort to an online translation tool. If you are still wondering where you can find online translation services, then you should definitely read the following article. Find out all the interesting facts which you need to know about English to Turkish online translation tools.
How to celebrate your one-year anniversary

How to celebrate your one-year anniversary

Your first anniversary is coming up and it is a reason to celebrate. However, what can you do? There are lots of different ways in which you can mark this special occasion. Read further for some ideas on what to do.
Where to find free online maths games

Where to find free online maths games

If you are looking to further your mathematical knowledge from the comfort of your own home (and without the use of boring textbooks), then academic games may be the solution. Learn more about the best online mathematical games and where to find them.
The best deals on all-inclusive Egypt packages

The best deals on all-inclusive Egypt packages

Egypt is the land of pyramids and the Sphinx. Cairo is the capital with an interesting history. An exciting cheap Nile cruise can be the beginning of a great low-cost holiday in Egypt. There are many Egypt packages available to explore this biblical land of Pharaohs. It is the land of Tutankhamen, Rameses, Ptolemy and Cleopatra. Read this article to know more on Egypt packages.
A guide to King tut exhibits

A guide to King tut exhibits

Three major King Tutankhamun exhibitions are currently touring with original Tut artefacts on show. Find them in Melbourne, Australia, Dublin, Ireland, and Minnesota, USA. Travellers to Egypt will find further treasures from Howard Carter’s King Tut excavation at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, including Tutankhamun's pharaoh mask.
Where to see Robin Williams stand-up comedy

Where to see Robin Williams stand-up comedy

Everyone has seen at least one of Robin Williams movies. He has featured in countless roles from films such as Mrs. Doubtfire, Good Will Hunting, Flubber and many more. He has also won a whole host of awards, Academy Awards, Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and Grammy Awards. This American actor and comedian has done a number of stand-up tours since the 1970s. One of his most famous shows Robin Williams LIVE on Broadway broke a number of records with tickets selling out within 30 minutes of going on sale. After a long a gruelling break for the fans, Robin Williams stand-up comedy shows are back!
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino: Review and rate

MGM Grand Hotel & Casino: Review and rate

The MGM Grand Hotel and Casino is one of the largest and most glamorous hotels on the famous Las Vegas strip. Guests staying at the MGM Grand experience five-star luxury from the moment they arrive, but it is not the venue if you are looking for a quiet and restful getaway. Although, there are many relaxing luxuries on-site, you simply cannot escape the overwhelmingly vibrant and brash style that oozes from all over this Las Vegas resort.
A review of skydiving with Skyline

A review of skydiving with Skyline

If you're an adrenaline junkie, look no further! Skyline UK offers skydiving experiences across the UK with available additional courses and aims to give individuals the best possible experience for this amazing opportunity. The article below details out Skyline skydiving opportunities.
What do the small intestines do?

What do the small intestines do?

The small intestines are an essential part of the human digestive system and are used to absorb the nutrients found in the already digested food - it is said that around 95% of absorption takes place along this six-metre tract. This article will discuss the structure and function of the small intestines in much greater detail.
A guide to buying free cat food

A guide to buying free cat food

With feeding a cat becoming more and more expensive, many people are interested in how they can obtain free cat food. It might sound impossible, but actually obtaining food for your cat without paying for it, is not that difficult, though you can find free samples generally, rather than large bags of free pet food. This article looks at the different places where free cat and kitten foods are likely to be obtained.
Understanding the laws of thermodynamics

Understanding the laws of thermodynamics

The laws of thermodynamics primarily govern systems that transfer thermal energy into at least another form of energy, or into work. They represent the absolute fundamental rules which all thermodynamic systems follow when undergoing any energy change.
How to grow blueberries

How to grow blueberries

Blueberry grows easily, if you have the right kind of soil. So, you must either select your ground carefully or grow in pots. You need to maintain the soil quality over the years by mulching with the right materials and watering properly. You need to ensure that you prune the blueberries yearly to maintain their vigour. Read on.
What is behind self-mutilation?

What is behind self-mutilation?

Self-mutilation is a mental disorder that involves causing intentional self-harm. It can be expressed through cutting, burning, breaking the bones, or any other form of self-injury. Read on to learn more about the causes of self-mutilation.
Where to recycle a mobile phone for cash

Where to recycle a mobile phone for cash

Do you have a collection of unused mobile phones gathering dust in the bottom of a drawer or cupboard that never see the light of day? You can get cash for recycling all your unused or unwanted phones, so instead of leaving them in the dark, read the guide below to discover where to recycle your mobile phones for cash.
How to calm down

How to calm down

In the stressful world in which people live, it is important to know how to reduce stress levels and to calm down. When a person gets angry, it can be very hard to find ways to quickly calm down and stop them from feeling overwhelmed. Thankfully, there are many simple steps to having a calm mind and to keep calm when under pressure.
A guide to Atlanta restaurants

A guide to Atlanta restaurants

This article discusses and reviews the best Atlanta restaurants, covering a wide range of food types for any budget. From those looking for a cheap and quick bite to eat to those looking to dine on something extravagant and luxurious, there is something for everyone in this guide.
Where do hermit crabs get their shells?

Where do hermit crabs get their shells?

Hermit crabs are a species of crustacean that has lost its natural shell, so it has to seek discarded shells from other species, notably gastropods. The crab roams until it finds a spare shell and then enters it. The crab will discard the shell as it grows in size and seek a new one.
Library and Information Science: The facts

Library and Information Science: The facts

Library Science and Information Science are two closely related disciplines that involve the study of the organisation, retrieval and dissemination of information, with particular application to libraries. This social science has groundings in humanities, law and computer technology. The masters degree of this discipline (MLIS) is commonly required for advanced jobs in librarianship.
A list of green businesses

A list of green businesses

The green companies listed in this article are 20 of the best businesses in the UK that are making efforts to act in an environmentally friendly fashion. By recognising that the world in which they do business is the same world in which they live, they are taking measures to ensure that their impact doesn't produce lasting damage to the environment.
The pros and cons of the Disney Princess bed

The pros and cons of the Disney Princess bed

Children love themed items because they are able to get items that are adorned with their favourite characters. While little boys may love race cars and toy trains, every little girls loves princesses, so why not have her sleep in a Disney Princess bed?
How to treat tapeworms in dogs

How to treat tapeworms in dogs

Your pet is also susceptible to infections. Pet dogs, particularly, rare liable to get infected by tapeworms as they eat meat which happens to be the key souce of such worms. If a tapeworm infection is left untreated, it can lead to severe illnesses. Read on to know how you can treat tapeworms in your dog.
Can you keep a baby chimpanzee?

Can you keep a baby chimpanzee?

Keeping baby chimpanzee as pets is illegal in the United Kingdom, as it transgresses the laws on keeping and importing wild animals. There are serious problems with keeping primates as pets, as they can never be fully safe for humans. There is also the problem that creatures as intelligent as chimpanzees might have rights like humans do.