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Perm 36 – Last Gulag Standing

It is strange to think that World War II ended in 1945 with Jewish Holocaust survivors being freed from German concentration camps. In the same year, “Perm 36” a new gulag (with many already in existence) opened in the then … Continue reading

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Perm – Happiness is Yellow!

The two hour bus ride from Perm (still in the Urals), then 2.5k hike along a country road to the village of ‘Kuchino’ was a dream… I love the simple act of “travelling” and the scenery was incredible!! Today was … Continue reading

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