Gone worldseeing 2


May 18 2018 - May 19 2018
1788 km

We spent two nights in Irkutsk, getting used to five hours time difference from Moscow.

The weather was beautiful, so we enjoyed walking around the islands in the Angara river:

The Babr, the emblem of Irkutsk. It’s a siberian tiger, holding a beaver in its mouth. There is a funny story behind it, going back to a spelling error in St. Petersburg.

Visiting the central market:

The famous wooden houses of Irkutsk:

And last but not least, the Irkutsk cat: