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United Houston to Moscow $704 summer dates

United and Star Alliance airline partners Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Canada and Brussels Airlines have low summer fares for Moscow DME at $704 round trip for travel June through August, primarily for departures on Saturday, Sunday and Monday from Houston. Google Flights shows most Sunday and Monday departure dates in July and August with $705 Star…

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United-Swiss LAX to Moscow $657 March-May; Sep-Oct

Star Alliance carriers United Airlines and Swiss Airlines combine routes for a $657 to $668 ticket Los Angeles LAX to Moscow DME Domodedovo Airport with low fare departure dates from March to May and September-October 2016. United Airlines – Swiss Airlines  Los Angeles LAX – Washington IAD – Geneva GVA (United Airlines) – Moscow DME…

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Forest Boy of the Altai Siberia

A young man is being called ‘Forest Boy’ in media stories as a Kipling-esque moniker to describe the young Russian who recently emerged into Siberian society. The 20-year old says he lived in a hut, alone with his parents in the Altai wilderness, since the family dropped out of society in 1997 when he was…

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ITB Berlin 2013–travel the world in a day

German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened ITB Berlin Tuesday night, March 5. The realization came to me that the world is a vast place as I walked for hours through convention halls looking at displays and meeting tourism representatives. ITB Berlin 2013 has 10,086 exhibitors from 188 countries. There are about 250 bloggers in attendance.

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