Groznyy Journals

The Seven Bellicose Russian Caucasus Republics

A December 2006 trip to Groznyy by jorgejuan

Quote: I headed to the Caucasus to visit the seven Bellicose Caucasian republics, from the Caspian Sea to the Black Sea.
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I headed to the Caucasus to visit the seven bellicose Caucasian republics, from the Caspian Sea to the Black Sea. I knew that it would not be an easy journey judging by the recent news in that part of the world: wars, kidnapping people, Russian Army that would see suspicious to find a foreigner travelling in that troubled area, corruption, bandits, etc., apart from the bad weather conditions in December 2006. But the magic of adventure is so powerful that I did not consider any of these dangers and thus went ahead without any fear! FIRST REPUBLIC: DAGESTANI arrived early in the morning to Makhachkala, Dagestan capital. Just at the railway station I saw a plaque commemo...Read More

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