Normally, I'm not much of a snowbird, but today my mind is drifting off to balmier locales.
Much like the alien, I do not belong among the earthlings (a.k.a. working folk) today.
The first time I remember thinking, "I'm going to Russia one day" must've been eight years ago when I was 16. I could fill entire libraries trying to explain what it is that did me in -- the history, the politics, the architecture, the culture, the people -- but in the end, I simply and completely fell … Continue reading Bucket List Trip (Day 1 & 2): Hello, Helsinki!