MIR Corporation

Since 1986, American tour operator MIR Corporation has offered scheduled and custom journeys to Siberia, the Silk Route, St. Petersburg & Beyond. MIR has been awarded accolades by Nat'l Geo Traveler, Nat'l Geo Adventure and Outpost Magazine.

Poland’s Mona Lisa: Lady with an Ermine

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The priceless artwork is one of only four portraits of women that da Vinci painted and now she has a permanent home at the National Museum in #Krakow.

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mircorp.com Leonardo da Vinci’s Lady with an Ermine has a checkered past, having kept company with artists, noblemen, gentlewomen, thieves, and Nazis. But from now on, her heart belongs to Poland. The famous C…

Cat exhibition in Bishkek

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Cats owners and breeders in #Kyrgyzstan recently gathered to show off their fancy felines.

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yahoo.com Cats owners gathered in Bishkek to present their feline pets. (Getty)

Veliko Tarnovo: Bulgaria’s Royally Remarkable Town

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#Bulgaria might not be a country you typically associate with empire, but that’s only if you don’t know your swashbuckling, bloody, battle-hardened Bulgarian history. It’s as packed with glory and tragedy as Game of Thrones, but without the dragons. And Veliko Tarnovo is its epicenter.

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mircorp.com When you walk the winding cobbled streets of the Old Town, overhung with timbered “gossip rooms” that nearly touch overhead, you find living evidence of the buoyant Bulgarian National Revival from the late 19th century.

In Poland’s Crooked Forest, a Mystery With No Straight Answer

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"No one knows for certain what caused this unusual stand of trees in a protected forest, just outside the town of Gryfino, #Poland. The town was mostly destroyed during #WorldWarII, and the truth of the forest was lost with it."

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nytimes.com Hundreds of pine trees outside of Gryfino, Poland, have a strange bend, and all point to the north.

This Tourist to the Country of Georgia Received the Ultimate Airport Surprise

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#Georgia welcomed its six millionth visitor in 2016 with the ultimate VIP experience!

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cntraveler.com That's quite the welcome.

The Holocaust's Great Escape

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An inspiring survival story from #Lithuania courtesy of Smithsonian Magazine

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smithsonianmag.com A remarkable discovery in Lithuania brings a legendary tale of survival back to life

Canyoning in Croatia, Plus 7 More Active Adventures on the Dalmatian Coast

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Today on our blog - MIR Private Journeys Specialist Lisa Peterson shares her canyoning in #Croatia adventure!

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mircorp.com Croatia, from the mountains to the sea, boasts a range of lush and captivating landscapes, and is now gaining a solid reputation as the next big playground for outdoor aficionados and thrill-seeker…

China’s Stone Age Skiers and History’s Harsh Lessons

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Scholars and historians are coming around to the idea that snow skiing may have originated in Western #China instead of the Scandinavian mountains.

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nytimes.com Cave paintings in the Altai Mountains may show the cradle of skiing is in China. But the ethnic minorities who live there worry the old ways are in danger.

3 Reasons to Visit Georgia Now: Wine, Cuisine & Culture (VIDEO)

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Out of the dozens of destinations that MIR Vice President Annie Lucas has visited in more than 30 years, she is unwavering in her love for #Georgia and considers it her favorite place in the world.

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mircorp.com In this video, Annie shares her love for Georgia and why it’s a must-see destination for travelers who want to experience the “best of the best” of this country’s living traditions, from tasty organic wines and feasts filled with rich, complex dishes

Welcome to the Future Range of the Woolly Mammoth

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"In Arctic #Siberia, #Russian scientists are trying to stave off catastrophic climate change—by resurrecting an Ice Age biome complete with lab-grown woolly mammoths."

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theatlantic.com Zimov’s nickname for the vehicle seemed odd at first. It didn’t look like a baby mammoth. It looked like a small tank, with armored wheels and a pit bull’s center of gravity. Only after he smashed us into the first tree did the connection becom

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