I haven't found the time to blog for a couple of weeks now. Things have just been too hectic. But I promise I'll get out at least one more real blog before I leave on March 15th.
In the meantime here are a few pictures of Kazan, which I just visited. My last Russian excursion for a while.
The new mosque in the old kremlin --
Inside the mosque --
Two official languages: Russian & Tatar --
The Old Tatar settlement on the bank of the frozen canal --