Russian Sanctions

Russian politics

This is what sanctions in Russia look like (above and below). A buddy of mine in Russia (east of Moscow) just sent these to me. He says that you can still buy everything, except that food is more expensive and … Continue reading

Free trip to Eastern Europe

90 Day Fiance

… Justin and Evelyn from Season 2 of 90 Day Fiance … I just received another email from Sharp Entertainment, the creators of “90 Day Fiance” and many other interesting shows. Casting Director Nicole Warsaw sent me this email: Hey … Continue reading

Getting a local sim card/phone.. (You need one)

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If you plan to take a trip over to see someone, I highly recommend getting a local phone sim card.  They are incredibly cheap, and well worth the investment for communication when setting up dates. The best way to do … Continue reading

Getting to and around Ukraine

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I wanted to write about this now, because it is the perfect time to travel to Ukraine…  It’s spring there, tourism is down from the protests, and prices are cheap now (just over $1000 round trip to Kiev from the … Continue reading

New to writing on the blogs and I wanted to introduce myself

Russian Woman in Moscow

… waiting for a flight in Eastern Europe … Hello Everyone, My name is Mike, and I met Scott last year on one of my many trips through Ukraine, on a morning flight from Odessa to Kiev.  After a couple … Continue reading

Russia is on sale!

500 Russian Rubles

Unfortunately, war and the threat of war is nothing new and we continue to see rumors of conflict each year. With the Ukrainian “revolution” and Russia’s annexation of Crimea, the prices of both currencies have plummeted. Baron Rothschild, an 18th … Continue reading

4:30 AM 1/22/14

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… 3 beautiful Ukrainian Women… Went to the karaoke event at 9:00 PM yesterday.  Was loud, but had a good time.  At the end got asked for 500 grivnas…  Paid, just went with it.  Told my translator other men would … Continue reading

1/26/14 8:30 PM

Topless Ukraine Woman on beach

… in the Summer, the beaches in Ukraine pack out – bikini tops are optional… 1/26/14  8:30 PM My date (2 hour lunch) with Natalie wiped me out, so I cancelled the middle date to take a nap.  Also, I … Continue reading

1/27/14 3:00 AM

Olya had to leave early, so I did not get to meet her at the event.

1/27/14  3:00 AM Yesterday was the second (last) meet and greet.  It was, as predicted, much better than the first one.  My opening changed from Name > Job > Lifestyle to Name > Age > Serious Intent > Have girls … Continue reading

1/25/14 11:30 PM

Ukraine Woman in high heels

… Ukrainian Women often wear dresses and high heels… 1/25/14  11:30 PM I somehow misplaced this notebook and it ended up in TDH’s luggage.  Very strange.  So much to catch up on!  We went to a market where I purchased … Continue reading

1/24/14 8:20 AM

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1/24/14  8:20 AM Breakfast is served by the hotel from 8-11.  Apparently I’m the first one up.  Be sure to bring chapstick if you’re going in the winter.  Lack of [drinkable] water from the tap may dry you out. I … Continue reading

1/24/14 12:00 AM

Odessa women at night

… two Ukrainian Women… 1/24/14  12:00 AM I finally connected with TDH, off of the 10 hour flight.  Was not a bad flight overall.  Turns out TDH is participating after a few months of contemplation.  Because we have overlapping professions … Continue reading