Club Hotel Agni
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WOW! No way to describe today, but awesome. We got in line for Russian immigration at 6:45 this morning. It was about 7:45 when we cleared immigration. Talk about unhappy people. The Russian immigration officers didn't smile, talk, or genuinely look happy. Just that total look of distrust on their face. Our guide would not arrive till 8:15, so we waited in the terminal till she got there. Not real sure which of us was more ...
... and industrialists could buy their way into the cities and by the 1870’s the first Jewish cemetery was established in Moscow. A few grand “choral” synagogues were allowed to be built – as long as they were neither anywhere near a church or a road that was ever used by a Tsar.
Tsar Nicholas I (who ruled from 1825 to 1855) decided that it would be useful to further integrate his Jewish subjects so he decreed that ...
... Amber Room
12.30-1.30pm Driving to Peterhof
1.30-2pm Lunch (optional)
2-3.30pm Guided tour of the Fountain Park
4-4.30pm Return to the city by hydrofoil
5-5:30pm Inside guided Tour of St Peter and Paul Cathedral in the Fortress
6pm Return to the ship or evening optional program
Let me start off by saying – WHAT A DAY !! WHAT A CITY !! WHAT A ...
... place is nothing short of incredible. I mean really.
This place has everything from Masterpieces to Mummies but with only a few hours to go through it all I had to walk at a very brisk pace. I was walking past million dollar paintings and sculptures thinking to myself "oh that looks familiar. I've seen that one somewhere before". It was both breathtaking and insane at the same time. And both the Gold and Diamond rooms were simply stunning! But they ...
... domed roof in the world behind St Peter's in Rome, St Paul's in London and the Maria del Fiori in Florence. Though my navigational skills probably bypassed the quickest route, we made it there and to the top in time to see the sun set on what had been a delightfully clear day.
After descending the stairs we made our way towards the Neva to pass by the statue of the Bronze Horseman, said by many to be the most ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service