Tag Archives: Bobbins

A tale of too shitty…

We recently went on a road trip to a small town, roughly three hours south of Saint Pete. And when I say “we”, I mean ten friends in two cars (neither of which is the one in the picture, btw… … Continue reading

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If power tends to corrupt…

A friend of mine was selling his car a few months ago, and one of the potential buyers wanted to check the underneath of the vehicle for rust… or bombs or something like that, I don’t know.

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Check out these juicy melons!!!

Okay, so technically in this picture there is just one melon, but I’m pretty sure that one melon is only a single entendre, and I particularly wanted to make a double one. Anyway, Saint Pete is currently in the grips … Continue reading

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Sitting in my underpants…

Dreaming of the South of France Could be on the Cote D’Azur What am I in Russia for? (Traditional Russian Folk Rhyme) So Summer finished (although I’d argue it never really got started to any great degree)… You can tell … Continue reading

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The most expensive kebab I ever had.

Okay, so this is the first in a long-promised series of posts regarding the food here in Russia… …and when I say long-promised I mean long-promised to myself and perhaps my dad. We’re a pair of hungry hungry hippos (although … Continue reading

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Going Native… or, Anglichanin in “not dead” shocker!

Nobody is more surprised than me! Not in general… In general I’m sure there are many people who are more surprised than me. It would be quite a big claim to suggest that I was the most surprised person in … Continue reading

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Aeroflot – Official Carrier of Manchester United. Whatever that means?…

…I’m honestly not sure (and as regular readers will be aware,  I have no inclination to do my research and find out)… Do Manchester United travel to all of their international games via Moscow?… because that can’t exactly be convenient. Do … Continue reading

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