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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 10:52
As far as I know, Sochi is a wonderful place with a great climate. Anywhere near the Black Sea i ...

Except for the fact it is in Russia.

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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 10:52
As far as I know, Sochi is a wonderful place with a great climate. Anywhere near the Black Sea i ...

But it is a place that most would never have heard of if not for the Olympics and now will have negative connotations due the the mistakes made

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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 10:55
If you go in a camper van you can ignore the abysmal tourist facilities.

Sorry, but I have no desire to visit anywhere in Russia.  Just not my cup of tea.

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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 10:54
That is because the demand remains low as foreigners cannot legally own anything and if they use  ...

I have not studied things well but are they not changing? There are now retirement visas available with different rights

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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 10:57
Most of them were Central Asians, i.e. now that the Soviet Union no longer exists, "foreigners". ...

More problems created by religion

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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 11:00
True to some extent. On the other hand: we have not been there either, have you? Maybe we have b ...

But Russia wanted the Olympics to boost it's tourism but I feel it has backfired on them

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seneca Post time: 2014-2-10 11:19
I don't think you can blame Islam for the fact that the Russians cheated their guest workers out o ...

No but religion causes too many rifts throughout the world

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