Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 
We were in Sochi for the Opening Ceremonies but we didn't have tickets. It was a lot of fun to sit in a cafe with all Russians watching the ceremonies on TV.
We were in Sochi for the Opening Ceremonies but we didn't have tickets. It was a lot of fun to sit in a cafe with all Russians watching the ceremonies on TV.
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The next morning we braved the crowds to try to get our spectator passes. We got lucky in more ways than one and got out of there quickly with two passes.
The next morning we braved the crowds to try to get our spectator passes. We got lucky in more ways than one and got out of there quickly with two passes.
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We rented an apartment in downtown Adler on airBnB. It was a cute little apartment with a great view of the mountains and the Black Sea.
We rented an apartment in downtown Adler on airBnB. It was a cute little apartment with a great view of the mountains and the Black Sea.
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This is the train station at Krasnaya Polyana. It is the hub of the Olympic mountain cluster.
This is the train station at Krasnaya Polyana. It is the hub of the Olympic mountain cluster.
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During lunch I was accosted by a drunken Russian man. It didn't matter how many times I told him that I don't speak Russian, he kept trying.
During lunch I was accosted by a drunken Russian man. It didn't matter how many times I told him that I don't speak Russian, he kept trying.
Last comment 11/23/20.
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Sochi 2014
Hot. Cool. Yours.
Sochi 2014
Hot. Cool. Yours.
Last comment 10/03/21.
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Our first event was the prelims of the individual men's Ski Jumping K-95 at 8:30PM on Saturday evening.
Our first event was the prelims of the individual men's Ski Jumping K-95 at 8:30PM on Saturday evening.
Last comment 12/21/16.
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Ski jumping was held at the Russki Gorki jumping complex. These guys flew incredible distances!
Ski jumping was held at the Russki Gorki jumping complex. These guys flew incredible distances!
Last comment 10/05/21.
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There was only one fall, but it looked pretty brutal.
There was only one fall, but it looked pretty brutal.
Last comment 12/16/16.
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