September 01, 2009

Moscow to Vladivostok



I have always wanted to cross my country from one end to the other—all of its nine thousand kilometers and seven time zones. I finally boarded the Moscow-Vladivostok train and for the entire trip I found myself thinking of those who came before me, those who had made this journey by sleigh, in horse-drawn carts, on horseback or on foot, in irons. It took six days and seven nights, and in the end it was not only a journey through space,

but through time.

 


Digital Subscription Required

Get unlimited digital access for just $2 a month.

Don't have an account? signup

See Also

About Us

Russian Life is a 29-year-young, award-winning publishing house that creates a bimonthly magazine, books, maps, and other products for Russophiles the world over.

Latest Posts


Our Contacts

Russian Life
PO Box 567
Montpelier VT 05601-0567

800-639-4301
802-223-4955