ASTRUS Moscow City Hotel
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... in rush hour. It was a good job we did as even the taxi driver had trouble finding it. The warehouse was in a compound with no advertising to say who was there and the driver had to be signed in and out...but not us! There is a story there I'm sure, but not here and now. So (ladies and gentlemen) after this visit we navigated the metro to the Museum of Natural History where I presented to the Moscow Florists Club, which I understood was populated by a group of ...
... really’, I answered. “To be honest it’s too cold to go traipsing across Moscow, Metro or no Metro. The time travelling is dead time. There is so much more to do and see here in the centre”. . (Sorry, just to clarify, I don’t mean time-travelling. I’m not Dr Who or H G Wells!! I mean the time taken to travel!!!)
“Well, if you’re not bothered, neither am I”, reasoned Roisin.
That settled we rescheduled ...
... email. After some time were given two choices. Either fly to St Petersburg with a connection through Amsterdam and arrive 5 hours later than planned or get a flight directly to Moscow. We only had a day in St Petersburg and arriving 5 hours late would have nullified any time we would have had to see the city. We were a bit frazzled and concerned about going directly to Moscow, however, because our visa was very specific about entry and exit ports. We finally ...
... day for us, badly needed but Saturday morning was free so we went on the Metro to Arbat. This is an old part of the city and the main street is a pedestrian mall lined with souvenir shops and restaurants. We had a nice lunch there and spent some money buying presents to bring home. After the Aths on Saturday night we went back there with Tony Rice and had a nightcap in one of the bars. Good fun!! It has been a busy few days.
... restaurant was dancing and Hunter was surely the only rooster in the yard. It was so hilarious and fun – we definitely made some great moves on these old trashy songs. What a fun night!
One and a half more days to go in Moscow... Stay tuned.
Sure, there had to be another wild story. Yesterday we were supposed to leave Moscow to fly via Munich to our final destination of the ATW80 programme - Sao Paulo. There was a pick-up arranged forus, so we just stepped in ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center