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Thursday, August 31, 2006

Life on the Moscow Subway

Greetings from Russia

Not sure where Moscow appeared in the public transport survey featured yesterday, but it's good to see that it's not all grand palatial stations and they have their fair share of weird and wonderful commuters too. Many thanks to Jess who sent me a link to a blog entry from
englishrussia which included the following photos:

From Englishrussia.com

A soldier cleaning his gun on the subway with the woman next to him not remotely interested.

From Englishrussia.com

Interesting subway sleeper - certainly not the most comfortable headwear to sleep in.

From Englishrussia.com

What looks like Joseph Stalin on the subway!

And they've even got their own subway fashion victims.....

From Englishrussia.com

From Englishrussia.com

Check out the the whole blog entry - loads more pictures and as the blogger says "There are plenty of other interesting people that you would be able to meet if you decide someday to travel to Russia".

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