Village Above the Clouds

Village Above the Clouds

Village Above the Clouds Written by Illias Burkarov October 5, 2021 Kurush, located in southern Dagestan, Russia, is the highest inhabited point in Europe. Its elevation is 2560 meters above sea level. Water boils here at 90 degrees Celsius. The air, however, is still...
Wonders of the Steppe

Wonders of the Steppe

Wonders of the Steppe Written by Corey Shepherd May 24, 2021 Just before the Volga – Europe’s longest river – breaks apart into a thousand tributaries and discharges into the Caspian Sea, it flows past two of Russia’s most unusual geographic phenomen: Bogdo Mountain...
Погоня за Приключениями в Дагестане

Погоня за Приключениями в Дагестане

Погоня за Приключениями в Дагестане Written by Corey Shepherd 24 марта, 2021 Это случилось летом 2014 года, на второй день похода в горах Дагестана, на юго-западе России. Нас было пятеро – я и четверо моих друзей – мы только что прошли изгиб дороги, когда стая из 10...
Погоня за Приключениями в Дагестане

Chasing Adventure in Dagestan

Chasing Adventure in Dagestan Written by Corey Shepherd March 1, 2021 It was the summer of 2014 and the second day of hiking through the rugged, raw wilderness of Dagestan in the southwest corner of Russia. The five of us – myself and four friends – had just come...