On the first Sunday after Easter, the living gather at the cemetery in the village of Rizana for a traditional lunch with the dead.
Everybody hates a tourist.
I asked a couple of experts just how polluted the Romanian coastline is.
"What's happening in Ukraine now matters to criminals from Bogotá to Beijing."
During my Soviet childhood, my family used to go to Crimea for summer vacations on the Black Sea. Since I grew up in Siberia, where summers were too short and the rivers too cold, the Crimean peninsula’s subtropical climate seemed like the...