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Drive to Susuman

Drive to Susuman July 11, 2012             Today is our long drive day.  We are heading out of Magadan along the Road of Bones to Susuman, some 650 km north, where we will spend a couple of nights and then … Continue reading

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Leaving Dneprovsky and back to Magadan

Gulags & Abandoned Cities & Diving Leaving Dneprovsky and back to Magadan July 10, 2012             Morning came and I slept actually quite well snuggled inside my sleeping bag and sitting up in the truck.  I am a little stiff … Continue reading

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On to Dneprovsky Gulag

Gulags & Abandoned Cities & Diving On to Dneprovsky Gulag July 9, 2012             This morning we have been told we need an early start but that’s still around 8 or 9.  Early around here has a whole different meaning … Continue reading

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Lovely Magadan and its Not so Lovely past

Gulags & Abandoned Cities & Diving July 8, 2012 Lovely Magadan & Its Non-Lovely Past             We have a city tour of Magadan this morning.  As there are very long days now, we are in  no hurry to get up … Continue reading

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Vladivostok and North to Magadan

Gulags & Abandoned Cities & Diving July 7, 2012 Vladivostok and North to Magadan             Ah, the first official day of our tour, the beginning of a step back in time to a history of gulags and Papa Joe, travel … Continue reading

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Into Seoul and on to Vladivostok

Gulags & Abandoned Cities & Diving Into Seoul and On to Vladivostok July 6, 2012             We arrived in Seoul the next morning.  As our flight from Seoul to Vladivostok is on Vladivostok Air rather than Korean Air, we were … Continue reading

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Traveling to: the beginnings of getting there.

Gulags & Abandoned Cities & Diving Traveling to:             Our big vacation this year for almost 3 weeks involved going to Far East Russia (originally thought that was a part of Siberia but it is separate and further east) and … Continue reading

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