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Олександр Корицький

Baltics 2018 – planning

New Year, new plans. Brief trip plan Planned trip time: starting March and later Party: 8 persons (2 cars available, more cars can join) Distance to drive: > 3000 km Countries: Latvia-Lithuania-Estonia (-possibly Helsinki, Finland) Dynamics: calm and peaceful Trip expenses: average European expenses, including return bus or train (to Krakow or to Warsaw), amortization of cars (they are privately owned …
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Berlin, Germany. Second look

When you have only a half of day to see Berlin, what can you see?? Berlin wall (at least its remains https://goo.gl/maps/xcLjqqPLVT12) Checkpoint Charlie (https://goo.gl/maps/jZBR6i3d2sw) Potszdamer Platz (https://goo.gl/maps/yq2yLWsLmms) Rote Rathaus (https://goo.gl/maps/LKpZYJWEFLG2) That’s all we saw during F1 trip in 2015. But in the second visit Berlin started to open. And here are some places that are worth …
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Edgar Allan Poe. The Raven (illustrated)

I rarely read poems, but digging my historical notes, I’ve found this link to “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe, illustrated by Gustave Doré: https://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/p/poe/edgar_allan/raven/ Overwhelming illustrations!!! For Simpson lovers – “The Raven” in their way: and the full text for lazy people:   Edgar Allan Poe. The Raven Once upon a midnight dreary, while …
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Aikido Yoshinkan Seminar in Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech with Robert Mustard and Joe Thambu

It’s always a pleasure to practice Aikido Yoshinkan, but it’s even more pleasant to train with the two of the best Aikido Yoshinkan Senseis in the world – Robert Mustard, 8th Dan, and Joe Thambu, 8th Dan. This time seminar took place on November 3-5, 2017, in Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech, in Kabu School, hosted by Ondra Musil …
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