Park Inn Sadu
Travel Blogs from Moscow
Having completed our overnight trip to the historic cities of the Golden Ring, we return to Moscow for a final night before taking the train to St. Petersburg tomorrow. The group scatters to different restaurants with different goals in mind. Part of the group wants to visit a restaurant that has been highly rated in the guidebooks. Others want to …
No weather issues or flight delays for the journey from Chicago to Washington DC, and from there to Moscow, Russia. There is really bad weather over Nova Scotia as we are about to cross Halifax, but the captain diverts around the storm and we have a fairly smooth cruise from there on to Moscow. I get about five hours of sleep in a business class …
... and vodka drinking go well together. Apparently anything and vodka drinking goes well together. After lunch will be resting time and an opportunity to acquire a few Russian words to test on the staff this evening. Right now I'm off to reception to get registered which seems to be a national pastime. By the way, I can thoroughly recommend arriving in the early hours with only carry-on luggage. Customs took 25 ...
... of Moscow. It is said that if you manage to throw a coin on to the ledge of the grotto and it stays there, you will return. Roisin tried and succeeded. As it was a coin from my pocket does that mean I get a free pass and will return by default??!
With our tour over it was time to grab a quick bite to eat before our next appointment; A rendition of the Nutcracker at the State Kremlin Palace. It started at 14:30. The time was 13:00 so we had plenty of time. Wrong! ...
... all the same spot, before finding the direct line back. Luckily I had a similar problem earlier today where a helpful soul pointed me the right way when I was utterly confused why the name of the stations weren't showing up and I was sure I was in the right station. So if you're at a stop with several stations, you'll have to follow the signs and follow til you find your line.
Off on the Ring Road tomorrow, we'll see how the internet fares, otherwise, hope the weather improves.
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