Sweet Moscow Hostal

51 ulisa Arbat , Moscow, Central Russia, 10051, Russian Federation | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Moscow

Day 26 Moscow

A travel blog entry by jblackley on Jul 26, 2014

2 comments, 4 photos

... The costumes were absolutely glorious. The women seeming to float over the floor in beautiful long dresses. One dance had the most beautiful silver dresses with lace capes while the men were dressed in purple (one for you Allison!) . The other aspect of course was the energy and athleticism especially in the Cossack dances. It was exhausting to watch! Apparently they are doing a tour of Australia in October. We would highly recommend going to see them!
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Where'd All The Snow Go?

A travel blog entry by bdsaly on Mar 21, 2014

6 comments, 18 photos

... during Soviet times in a completely uncontrolled fashion and the skyline is still dominated by Soviet era featureless and decaying concrete apartment buildings now interspersed with new construction and onion-domed churches that have been rebuilt or refurbished since the collapse of the Soviet Union. The city centre streets are lined with expensive west European fashion and jewelry stores which reach their extravagant peak inside GUM, the ...

A journey through thick fog, rain, & a little

A travel blog entry by adrian-alsop on Sep 11, 2013

... harshness of a Russian winter becoming apparent and its only mid September.) fog clears and rain persists, time for a coffee break at a place called ........ I picked a little cafe with lots of truckers going into it, always a good recommendation. I tried the savoury rice with lumps of chicken in it and it was fab, prob best meal I have had for at least two weeks, coffee to warm my insides and keep me awake following my feast, I set of again four hours of riding and a couple ...

Running round Moscow

A travel blog entry by johnnym on Aug 15, 2013

3 photos

With fewer events on this morning, just two different tracks events having heats and three field events their qualifying session, it seemed an excellent day to put in (ha!) a longer run and miss some of the early action. In the event, I got going after 9:30, ran for over an hour and a half and missed the whole session. I went further this time. Same route, over the road and river then down and round the outside of the U loop, but rather than crossing near the ...

At last, I have won the Russians over

A travel blog entry by elizaannemurray on Jul 24, 2013

... or so and wander through the different levels of the gallery.

We discuss the meaning of several pieces, she is quick to inform me I am incorrect about many of my interpretations and I begin to realise that what I had mistaken for aggression in Russian mannerisms is actually just passionate affection. Delightful.

She tells me she is from St Petersburg originally and talks of her love for the St ...

     

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