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Winter visit to lake Baikal and Olkhon Island  Voyage en Siberie : sur le Lac Baikal et l’ile d’Olkhon
Pendant cette journée, nous prenons pleinement conscience de la beauté de ces paysages, de cette nature totalement intacte et préservée et peinons à réaliser où nous sommes réellement.
Christelle  |  |  February, 2018

Center of shamanic energy on Lake Baikal  Center of shamanic energy on Lake Baikal
Last summer I visited Olkhon Island, I was really impressed by its beauty and therefore I wrote this article about it. "Shamanic experience; saving our vehicle; traditional food & culture"
ZUZANA VRABCOVA from Slovakia  |  |  April 03, 2017

Visiting Olkhon Island in Baikal Lake  Visiting Olkhon Island in Baikal Lake
It was in Lake Baikal that we could, once more, witness the diversity of Russia. In this area you don’t find fancy cars or 5* dining like in Moscow or St. Petersburg. Here you can enjoy the richness of Buryat culture, beautiful nature and the simple things of life.
DIANA & STEFANO  |  |  October 20-22, 2016

Driving On Frozen Lake Baikal In The Winter  Driving On Frozen Lake Baikal In The Winter
Here, in this post, I would like to tell you more details on going to Baikal in the winter and everything there is to know about driving on frozen Lake Baikal.
DANIIL TIMIN  |  |  March 10, 2016

Article is unavailable ... Curry in a hurry!      November, 2014
One advantage of travelling at the time of year is that tourist numbers are down and there has been no trouble at all arranging accommodation or tickets ... The vista of mountains, little Siberian villages, bridges spanning mighty rivers and mile after mile after hundreds of miles of forest and open fields is just mind boggling.

100 Things to do Before you Die  100 Things to do Before you Die
Another incredible day as we drove 100km on frozen Lake Baikal stopping to look at the icy formations very like the stalactites and stalagmites in caves. We had a picnic lunch (more omul baked in foil with veges - delicious) on the ice.

Best winter trips 2014  Best Winter Trips 2014
There's no reason to hibernate this winter when there are new beaches, slopes, sports, and festivals to discover. This year's list of best winter trips is a global collection of 15 editor-recommended destinations. Find the one that inspires you and start packing.

Irkutsk and Dog-sledding experience  Irkutsk, What we did & Dog-Sledding impressions
Once crossing the mountains onto the Irkutsk side we see the land covered in snow and snow drifts and silver birch trees ... the sled runners are screaming round the final curve, ice chips flying everywhere - leaning over at an impossible angle trying to take the bend without overturning, - you race to the finishing line
By JOHN ANTHONY & CHRISTINE MARGARET PECK  |  A great  |  March 31, 2013

Lac Baikal sur le boat  Lac Baikal sur le GROM - Journal de bord
Encore une journee magnifique delivree par le Baikal et nos amis Russes. Navigation matinale sur Lac tranquille. Pluie froide d'hier soir transformee en grand ciel et Baikal bleu Mediterranee et en premiere neige sur les sommets qui nous entourent a plus de 2000 metres.
By CHRISTOPHE BARNOIN / Journal de bord  |  Bienvenue sur le site Barnoin-Brouchet  |  Septembre 13-22, 2012

On the great ice road  On the great ice road
We are not in a boat but a four-wheel-drive and the fishing boat is frozen in place. As it recedes into the distance behind us, the sheer magnitude and madness of what we are doing sets in.
By MATTHEW CLAYFIELD / THE SPIRIT OF DISCOVERY  |  The Australian  |  June 16, 2012

Winter Lake Baikal bicycle expedition  Winter bicycle expedition North to South on Lake Baikal
1075km ... It will be ice and snow, the beauty of the lake and the two of us on our bikes, nothing more.
By WALTRAUD SCHULZE & ANDREAS VON HEßBERG  |  Baikal Mountainbike Expedition  |  February / March, 2011

adventure-destinations-in-russia baikal  From Baikal to Altai: Unique Russia
Top 10 Adventure Destinations in Russia
Tourism Review  |  Tourism-Review  |  May 25, 2009

Coke & Som Smith Photography & Travelogue  Coke & Som Smith Photography & Travelogue
Expedition to Lake Baikal & Buryatia. Wildlife & Ethnographic experience.
By COKE SMITH  |  CokeSmithPhotoTravel  |  June 26 - July 04, 2007

Baikal and Siberia travel articles  Siberia in winter
The colder months make for an exciting, albeit icy, adventure in this Russian region
By BILL CAIN  | + Concord Monitor  |  March 18, 2007

Articles about travel experience in lake Baikal and Siberia  All aboard
The Trans-Siberian Railway affords beautiful views, varied cuisine and a chance to make new friends
By BILL CAIN  |  Concord Monitor  |  April 29, 2007

Article about the boat travel in lake Baikal  Cruise Lake Baikal, Russia:
We ate the fish either baked onboard by the crew's cook, Yulia, roasted on open fires we built on the shore ...
By STEVEN LEE MYERS  |  The New York Times  |  July 8, 2007

Article about the boat travel in lake Baikal  Cruising the crystaline waters of a Siberian wonder
The old Soviet ambulance lurched along a dirt road that would have been impassable to most vehicles ...
By STEVEN LEE MYERS  |  International Herald Tribune  |  July 8, 2007

Article about the boat travel in lake Baikal  Taking the Kids
Despite daunting inconveniences, such as winter temperatures of 13 degrees below zero, Steven Lee Myers finds that his daughters made the most of their travels in Russia.
By STEVEN LEE MYERS  |  DEPARTURES  |  October, 2007

Article about the Russian banya  Sunday at the Banya
Russia's steam baths are part social club and part purification ritual. During his time in Moscow, Steven Lee Myers became a true believer.
By STEVEN LEE MYERS  |  DEPARTURES  |  October, 2007

Lake Baikal tour in Autumn  Khabarovsk, Trans-Siberian Railway and Lake Baikal
A long time dream of us was to cross Siberia by train. Finally it became reality.
By HANS VAN ELK & LOUISE VAN ALENBURG  |  Louise van Alenburg Paintings and Poetry  |  September 12-17, 2006

Siberia summer travel experience  In Siberia, under a summer sun
It hadn't occurred to me to take sunscreen to Siberia. But as I lay baking in 85-degree sunlight ...
By NEIL WOODBURN  |  Los Angeles Times  |  July 31, 2005

Lake Baikal tour article  Today was our one and only day in Russia with a guide:
Little did I expect that I would have gladly paid twice that for the experience we had today.
By AMY SWENSON  |  How To Get Lost  |  May 16, 2005

Article about the tour to Lake Baikal - Listvyanka village  Listvyanka and Lake Baikal:
The cold seems to be slowly moving away ...
By GEOFF SOWREY  |  How To Get Lost  |  May 16, 2005

Article about Lake Baikal  The Back of the Backcountry:
There are places we have not been that we would like to see but don't know that yet because we don't know they exist.
By JOSHUA HARTSHORNE  |  TravelLady Magazine  |  November 4, 2003

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