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How to Plan a Self-Guided Tour through St Petersburg

The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Russia is a fairly complicated destination to visit, but according to those who’ve been, visiting majestic cities like St Petersburg is well worth it. Full of fascinating history and architectural gems, this city is a definite bucket list item. Previously, we shared travel planning details on how to visit St Petersburg without a group tour. […]

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Church of Spilled Blood.

How to Visit St. Petersburg without a Group Tour

Church of Spilled Blood.

Russia seems to be quite the point of contention among the travel community. Some seem to love it, while others swear to never return. Of course, this could be due to differing travel styles. Large group tours are a common way to visit Russia, and although they can offer a relatively stress-free experience, restrictive …

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Saturday’s scene: Autumn in Siberia

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How many baby boomers can say that they saw autumn in Siberia? Alan and I are raising our hands here. While cruising from Vancouver to Singapore on Regent Seven Seas Mariner, we experienced the fall colors of the Kamchatka Peninsula on a cruise excursion to the smoking volcanoes. As you can see from the photo, […]

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Kamatchka Peninsula

Saturday’s scene: Smoking in Siberia

Kamatchka Peninsula

A smoking volcano dominates the scenery in this photo taken on the Kamatchka Peninsula in eastern Siberia. Alan and I were on a cruise excursion with Regent Seven Sea Cruises that traveled by army truck to Nalychevo Nature Park. It’ a baby boomer adventure worth repeating some day.

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Luxury Living on the Regent Seven Seas Mariner

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Today, Alan and I are on a cruise excursion in Bangkok, Thailand, part of our Vancouver to Singapore cruise on the Regent Seven Seas Mariner. Even though we’re out exploring, you can still keep up with our baby boomer adventures. In this week’s installment of Dispatch from Donna at the Luxury Cruise Bible blog, I […]

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an exursion to siberia

Exploring Siberia’s Smoking Volcanoes by Army Truck

an exursion to siberia

When you think of of Siberia do you envision a vast, frozen wasteland? As a baby boomer growing up during the Cold War, that was my impression. Well, baby boomer travelers, do I have a surprise for you. The Kamchatka Peninsula in far eastern Russia is a beautiful land of smoking volcanoes and abundant wildlife. […]

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