Monthly Archives: January 2012

Eyewitness: Kuopio, Eastern Finland @ -29°C

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Amber – Gold from the Baltic Sea

by Mateusz Zatonski Amidst all this a silver river flows Under crags by the waving reeds, The far-flowing Vistula pours over marble pebbles, Her head in a wreath of willows; She divides into three at the coast, Where boats toss gently, and like dolphins On the water glimmering with gold The shores shine with amber… […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Helsinki Nightlife

by Peter Lindén Helsinki is often ruled out when big name pop artists embark on tours of Nordic capitals. A city on the outskirts of Scandinavia, on the other side of the Baltic sea, it just isn’t worth it for many artists to make the trip out East to Finnish lands. While this exclusion from global […]

Documentary photography from Eastern Europe and former Soviet Union

Global Risk Insights

Political Risk for the 21st century

Exploring the Baltic worlds

Research on Presidential Activism and Veto Power in Europe and beyond

Vostok Cable

A Russian and East European Studies Blog

Estonian World

Exploring the Baltic worlds

The View East

Central and Eastern Europe, Past and Present.

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