Couchsurfing in Irkutsk

By |July 27th, 2013|Asia, Couchsurfing @en, Russia, Trans-Siberian Railway|

"Das ist mir schei├čegal! " Sasha shouts, pulling his eyebrows together. We laugh. "That really sounds German" I praise him. Sasha is my "couchsurfing host" in Irkutsk. He lives in a large two bedroom apartment in the city center. He is a programmer and speaks excellent English - a welcome change from my previous encounters [...]