“Hey, where in Irkutsk it is possible to have a delicious Breakfast?”— asked me a friend who came to visit from another city. I, to be honest, fell into a complete stupor. Really, where? Well, not for sandwiches in a popular coffee shop to send it.
After studying the question, I realized that most of the good restaurants are open only from noon, so there are few options… but they are. Decided to dedicate the next batch of three related to the topic of Breakfast. Very incidentally saw post in profile obed_irk.ru the fact that recently opened a new institution in an unusual format for Irkutsk – Breakfast cafe “eggy”. It is located in the premises of culinary club “As is” on Kosova, and opened it, the authors of this project – interior designer Anna Zaigraeva and former editor Tatiana Chertkov. Continue reading
There are a lot of beautiful cities and only two types of people in the world: those who can see beauty only if its concentration is off scale, and those who find beauty literally everywhere! Travel to Paris, Venice, Milan etc. – though always a good idea, but consisting of cultural clichés and many other people’s experience. A much more inspiring experiment is to choose a city from which you expect nothing and be ready for anything. So Minsk for the weekend? Why don’t you!
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Arriving on a Saturday morning flight, you will get a full day in the city, do not save money and spend time choosing a bus. Yes, only 5 BYN (approx. ed. – here and then “Belarusian rubles”), – about 150 rubles. – but more than an hour on the way to the bus station. Continue reading