This is part of my series on applying for temporary residency in St. Petersburg, Russia.
In this post: I visit the Office of Federal Migration Services, but don't get inside yet.
January 11th. The government offices are open again.
I woke up this morning feeling like I was coming down with something. So much for conquering the world...I couldn't even manage to get myself dressed until about 2pm.
I grabbed some combination of documents, including my passport, which had been mixed in with materials from my last trip to the orphanage: worksheets, flashcards, and a ton of stickers. continue reading/-