aka "Uncle Pasha"
He has a particular responsibility for business
services (translations, interpreting, information searches and the like), English teaching, and especially immigration interview preparation.
Lest he forget his humble origins he is made to put on a driver's cap
and go to the airport to meet brave souls
who dare to come to this land of snow and vodka. Yes, for a small extra contribution to
our cause (www.rural-russia.narod.ru) he'll
personally stand there in a smoke-filled mafia-infested arrivals hall with a sign bearing
your good name on it.
He fills gaps in work by developing this site. Do you like the feel of it? Are
you impressed with its visibility? For a modest fee he can
slap together and maintain one for you.
Oh, our countryside projects (see Staritsa,
Moscow to St. Petersburg for
also mostly his department. Or was till recently.
When overcome intense dislike for humanity, which happens with increasing
frequency as the world continues its downward course, he works on the
Misery Tourism theme. From the business
perspective, Misery tourisim is a stouter version of the Reality Tourism travel concept.
He also hopes that one day bored humanity will appreciate this twist and bestow glory and
money upon him.
Please mind the time difference and use telephone only in real urgent
situations but here are the numbers:
(+7-095) 959-3865 is Moscow Home Office and
8-916-117-1527 is his cellular which can only be dialed from within Russia
Mailing address in Russia:
Ovchinnikovskaya Nab. 8, apt. 508
Mailing address in Canada:
30-B Shehyn Lane
See a cute photo of Olesya
in the Horse Riding corner of
is our official hospitality and
Moscow Accommodation manager. She is great at planning, scheduling, and
generally making sure things run as they should.
responsibilities include relations with landlords (visits, interviews, photos and
descriptions of places), Moscow survival
orientation tours, procurement of tickets, help for visitors with special needs (eg. physically
challenged) and a zillion other things to make your visit go smoothly.
As of summer 2002 our countryside project (www.rural-russia.narod.ru
or www.russian-horse-rides.com) was moved to under
Olesya can avail her services as an all-around helper for a very
E-mail: olesya1111 [at] yandex [dot] ru
Phone numbers are same as mine: 159-1246 and 8-916-754-0538 but they are to be used only in extraordinary situations.
yet to appear
Came out Nov. 11, 2001, 9:01pm. It's a girl..
yet to be named
And that has become our official "under construction"
IF YOU HAVE ANY USED BABY ITEMS
KICKING AROUND - WE WANT THEM
[Masha-related concerns are