Travel day

I have to admit, the Egg McMuffin in Ukraine is tons better than the US version for some reason. The crop of this bus photo provides a small glimpse at the comfort level inside. The brand spanking new train terminal at Donetsk, ready for throngs of football fans. Also not quite ready, but it should […]

Soledar salt mines

A bus ride out of Donetsk gets you to┬áSoledar, a small town famous for salt mining. Our tour kicked off with a ride down an elevator 300 meters or so (about 1000 feet) to a closed section of the mine. This was the first moment in my life where I realized I might be a […]