I was a jaded world traveler. Then I went to Siberia | Curio

I was a jaded world traveler. Then I went to Siberia

7 mins | Jul 19, 2020

A travel journalist exiles herself to the Russian hinterland — and finds her spirit renewed. Social distancing to the extreme, on n a research trip to Siberia, Sophy Roberts from The Wall Street Journal, was wonderstruck by the beauty and sense of isolation. Still, when she comments on the region's remoteness to a local, he corrects her: "The world is very remote. We are at the centre."

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From The Wall Street Journal