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Volokolamsk trip

Remember I told you about small trip? After we ran on Sunday (my post before shared my experience and outfit) we took time to visit bigger location, town of Volokolamsk just 6 km from the start area. The town is pretty old and it has kremlin. Sounds like a must visit if you pass by! It was first mentioned as Volok Lamsky in 1135 and it was exactly what it was called: a land transfer way for boats from one river to the others. The biggest is called Lama. As simple as that. The kremlin isn’t big and original walls didn’t live up today being built of wood. You can still enjoy the moats and brisk arch/entrance followed by narrow stairs. The inner buildings are mostly churches and the museum. I’d say you’ll need an hour and a half to explore everything in the area.






I wore new jeans. I didn’t think it would such a great fit on me. I originally tried it on as a gag. Now I barely want to take it off (traded it for a dress though). I had other things to do scheduled for the day so I am all about comfort. The top I am wearing is one of my ultimate faves because of the material, it’s a rare item for me as I have it multiple (three) colors.



This post is not complete without some sights. enjoy.









This a wolf from the museum. It was the last thing you see in the museum (it's by the exit) and is super funny.


I was wearing:
Monki top
Befree jeans
Fila sneakers
Volokolamsky rubezh medal

 

Have a nice day,
Lyosha

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Comments

  1. Looks like you had a ton of fun here! It's an interest place and yes, the wolf being placed by the exit is quite funny. Scaring people to stay in! Haha.

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    1. yes, like: "social distancing, move out of the museum so other people can enter"

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  2. What a neat area! It looks like it was an enjoyable trip and I like your outfit.

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  3. Love the high-waist jean. You wear it very well.

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  4. What wonderful experience! Love your photos

    xoxo
    Lovely

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  5. Travel is so phenomenal! It helps us grow and makes us happy. Your trip looked excellent. I am glad you had so much fun

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  6. Looks like a really fun experience checking out the Kremlin and the churches of Volokolamsk. Glad those jeans were comfortable and flexible for taking all of the pictures of the amazing looking buildings and church. Nothing worse than a tight pair of pants.
    By the way, that wolf has the craziest teeth!

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    1. you can say that again! Comfortable jeans is everything and more!

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  7. That museum looks fun. This is a place that I would like to visit.

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  8. Oh you look great in the high waisted jean. I can't seem to pull that look off. That wolf looks hilarious!

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  9. The place is GORGEOUS!!! I would love to visit Volokolamsk one day, that would be amazing...Great scenery.

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  10. That wolf was a surprise lol. I love Russian architecture, especially the roofs. So unique.

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    1. I knew I should post the wolf. As for architecture such roofs are not common, mostly the roofs are flat, the similar shape for roofs is mainly used for churches. That is definitely unique.

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  11. I love exploring old buildings. This looks like a perfect day trip to take, maybe even with a picnic!

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  12. That is such an old but still a pretty place to visit and looks like you really having a great time exploring that place.

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  13. Those pictures itself tell a whole lot of stories. Need to bookmark this.

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  14. It looks like you had a lovely day trip. Your jeans are so cute too!

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  15. Oh this is such a fun day trip, looks like you had tons to explore!

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  16. Looks like a very nice trip, and a lot of exploring was done as well. That wolf at the very end, haha. Thanks for sharing your adventure with us!

    Stephanie S

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  17. I've never been to Volokolamsk, but it looks beautiful! I would love to explore it myself one of these days, post pandemic!

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  18. This looks like such a wonderful experience! So many fantastic sights to enjoy. And I love your outfit as well. Those jeans are super cute!
    the creation of beauty is art.

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  19. It looks like a fun day! I love the posts that describe a particular destination that wasn't necessarily a touristy type trip. Great pictures.

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  20. Wow sounds like such a fun place to visit. Love all the traditional architecture buildings.

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  21. it seems like you really had a great time there..glad you shared this experience with us...found it so interesting and amazing..great work though...

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  22. This place looks really very beautiful to visit. I liked all the clicks they are amazing.

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  23. Never heard of that place before but you guys look like you had tons of fun exploring the area. The place looks quite beautiful as well.

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  24. It’s pleasant to see Russia or Volokomsk Trip. The wolf in the museum looks funny. Thanks for your virtual tour. We hope we can visit and see this amazing place.

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  25. This looks like an amazing trip and I think your outfit matches the scenery almost perfectly, haha. Nice post!

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    1. I didn't know it had so much of this color but I loved me being matchy-matchy too

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  26. Looks like a really great visiting the Kremlin and the churches of Volokolamsk. I would to love to travel to this place at least once to click wonderful pictures.

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  27. I love the architecture in Russia and every picture is perfect and makes you want to go there. This was an amazing trip and well written. Have a great weekend. Jerry Godinho

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  28. Wish I had something as picturesque as this near my home. Those buildings are very Instagram-friendly ;)

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    1. it's around 100 km from my door so it is not that close. but manageable esp as we have a train going there

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  29. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your trip. Great to see the architecture there, so beautiful and unique.

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  30. What a great trip! Your recent posts make me want to visit Russia! I really like it when you show us the sights as well, since I'm sure many of your readers have never been to your area.
    Love the outfit as well, it's definitely trendy and comfortable.

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  31. Such lovely sights. And the sunny weather makes it even more beautiful. The museum looks so nice. Am sure you had a lovely day out.

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  32. Isn't it great when you come across clothing that actually exceeds your expectations?? The jeans look great on you - if they're that comfortable, I say embrace it and wear them as often as you want!
    It looks like you had a great time. Beautiful area to explore.

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    1. I actually wear it all the time and my style blogger self is not even embarrassed!

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  33. Wow looks like you had an amazing trip and I am loving how many photos that you took too x

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  34. Good thing the wolf is in the exit, not the entrance! hahaha that looks scary, and real :)

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