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March 2016

Extreme Traveler International Congress (ETIC) in Anabar

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For the second time, members of all three leading travel collectors' clubs TCC, MTP and TBT met for a global get-together, the ETIC.

There were attendants from 7 countries (Austria, England, Finland, Germany, Indonesia, Monaco, Russia).

The befitting location was Anabar Bay, world's northernmost road end, at 72°49' in Yakutia, Siberia.

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ETIC 2016

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Group gathering ...

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... at Saskylakh Airport.

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Reception by Governor Evgeny Laptev of Anabarsky District and of the regional capital Saskylakh.

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Dinner at the Saskylakh Hotel. (Foto: Ben Dowson)

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Entrance to Saskylakh.

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Group organiser Mikhail Rybochkin of Road Trips Across Russia with Governor Evgeny Laptev.

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Video: Zimnik to Anabar (by Mikhail Rybochkin)
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At the Monument to the Polar Circle.

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On the Anabar Road.

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At the end of the road: Yuryung-Khaya.

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What a great location for extreme travelers !

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Video: Farewell speech (Video by Ben Dowson)
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Trip Compilation (Video by Ben Dowson)
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Posted by LuxuryRogue 04:35 Archived in Russia

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