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World at peace

Site of an ancient Russian village at the Bering strait.

Let the world surprise you. This is Beringia National Park in Russia’s Far East. A spit of land between a […]

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Feast together

A shared meal in Russia before going out dancing.

It’s a good time to feast together, whether it’s Easter or Passover or Spring (or Fall!). Here we are sharing […]

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Bumpy ride

Bumpy ride with some whale hunters in Russia.

Happy to get a ride from some whale hunters up the coast of the Bering Sea in Chukotka, but WOW […]

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Gateways

Jenny studying how to speak Russian.

Standing by Provideniya’s “Gateway to the Arctic” sign and studying my Russian lessons. Language is a gateway too. Photo Eric Guth

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Powerful Lena

The Lena Pillars on the Lena River in Russia.

More from Yakutia: the Lena Pillars of the mighty Lena river. Look at any map of Russia and you can […]

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No fences

Wild horses in Russia.

I haven’t told you much about the Arctic horses yet. They are beautiful survivors. They wander the taiga, over permafrost, […]

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The Cockroach

Jenny in a vehicle called The Cockroach.

Come along! Sign up! My next newsletter comes out tomorrow. Previously unreleased photos from Russia, links to new audio stories, […]

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Reading to write

Reindeer hunters in Russia.

I’m writing these days, which means reading too. From Wade Davis: “… the myriad of cultures of the world are […]

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