House of Young Scientists and Specialists

20 Prospect 60 let Oktyabrya, Moscow, Central Russia, 117036, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Moscow

Rainy Days in Moscow

A travel blog entry by blair~rachelle

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... the world, with stations at depths of 30 to 74 meters. The escalators are the longest and steepest I've ever ridden on.

According to Wikipedia, the metro, opened in 1935, was one of the USSR's most extravagant architectural projects. Its purpose was to display the success of the communist regime and remind its passengers that this was Stalin's contribution to acknowledge his people's sacrifices. He directed architects to design structures which ...

Moscow - lost in translation

A travel blog entry by simonct

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... was reviewing the plans for the metro, and he left his coffee cup on the plan. When the engineers picked up the plan, they were too afraid to clarify whether Stalin intended them to build this brown line. Hence the circle line is known by Moscow people as the coffee stain line.

The metro in Moscow has been a target in the past for terrorist attacks. Another interesting fact is that on each platform there is a box where any bags left on the platform are put into to contain ...

The Final Stop - Moscow

A travel blog entry by meanderingmand

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... ready to take the metro to the hotel.

As it was already early afternoon we decided to stop for lunch in the posh Italian café/restaurant near the hotel before going up. Diney and mum ordered a tuna salad, Dad a calzone and me a pumpkin soup with goat’s cheese. When the food arrived the tuna was raw (intentionally), so it was lucky that I had also chosen something that was gluten free as she doesn’t eat raw fish and we could swap.

After ...

Listening to the wind of change

A travel blog entry by marrre

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... and presumably the only place in Russia to buy stamps, I stumbled upon the biggest bookstore east of the Donau, and could there purchase the elusive printouts. The post office itself gave an almost Sovietian wibe, as it was hard to find, placed in a concrete building with no personality to speak of and staffed with people who could use some PR courses, and English dito. Eventually I found what I was looking for.

Kremlin means fortress, and contrary to ...

Russia

A travel blog entry by haylee3542

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... for academic research. The city is very pretty a lot of great land scalping done. Social events are more relaxed. The people speak very loud and rude. Russia business is bad business . Russia money if I trade ten US dollars I get 311.67 rubles. I leaned that Russia calls cash a ruble. I saw the red square. I got to see what kind of food they eat. Most of all if I could go there again I ...

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This hotel, located on 20 Prospect 60 let Oktyabrya, Moscow, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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