Grab your Ushankas because we are going to the Motherland, comrades! I have waited the whole week to make this joke so don't you dare not laugh . Moving on, last week we stopped at the moment when I was making the decision of going to Russia for my language course. Fast-forward a bit to the days nearing my departure. Naturally, there were a lot of things in my mind at that moment and I couldn't hold back the anxiety (pretty much like now. I'm about to go back to Russia, but this is something I'll talk about a few hundred episodes later). Would I like that language course? How would I endure the Russian winter? What would I do far away from my family? I am a very anxious person by nature and was very curious about many things. Luckily I wasn't the only one. There were other anxious people from all over Brazil who also were going on the same flight to Russia, some of them would study international relations in the small Russian city of Belgorod and some of them w
A collection of all the funny and crazy moments and stories of over 7 years living as an expat in Russia, mixed with travel tips, sensitive issues, and a glimpse on Russian culture and mentality.