Monthly Archives: June 2017

Saint Petersburg via Moscow – Another Day of Transit!

  Landed without issue… though getting through passport control took a while due to lines and that our flight landed just as another from India. Eventually, I made my way successfully through customs and picked up my onward ticket from the desk agent. I had to go through security again – but was expecting that. There weren’t any signs and I didn’t see anyone else removing their laptops… so I didn’t – and got yelled for not doing so. They made me turn both my laptop and my iPad on before being approved through – but thankfully there were no further hassles! We didn’t start boarding till after the time we were supposed to depart, but no one else seemed phased by this. Unfortunately, I was …

Trans-MongolAsian Adventure! 

[While I will be slowly bringing my posts from my old Blogger travel blog onto this one, I started to write this summary post for my Trans-MongolAsian Trek at the beginning of my trip… and there it sat in limbo. Now, my trek is over and I’m back home for a bit – and I’m playing catch up on these unfinished posts. As I transition these posts over here, the timeline might get a bit wonky so please bear with me as it should all line up in the end!]   THIS is the reason I moved my old blog from Blogger to its own site – to document and share my new extended travel adventures.   As I note in my About page, this trip grew …