This was my first visit to Moscow, I was a blank slate. Holly on the other hand had visited Moscow during the depths of the cold-war with the Soviet Union […]
Mark Melton is an attorney, entrepreneur and investor based in Santa Barbara, California.
If Moscow is the center of the Russian universe, the Kremlin is the holy of holies, the seat of the Russian government and at one time the center of the […]
The Trans-Siberian Railroad: We traveled to Irkutsk, Russia from Beijing via the Trans-Mongolian railroad – the blue-line on map below, with a three-day stop in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia. […]
A guest blog by Holly Melton (with heavy contributions from Mark) Mark has been quite happy – he has been able to download the Wall Street Journal quite easily on […]
Mongolia was a very pleasant surprise for us. When we were planning our trip we had the choice to take the train from Beijing back to Vladivostok and then take […]
We were in Mongolia for four days total. The third day was really magical. We started the day, leaving our “Ger” and drove out of the Terelj National Park. On […]
To conclude our trip to China, we took a bullet train from Shanghai back to Beijing. The trip by bullet train is about 5 hours and it was very comfortable. […]