Alexander House Boutique Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg
... uses in his tricks. The old man is a kind and loving soul, who ends up taking in a cat, who was abandoned by his human family.
The struggle starts with the bunny and mouse not accepting the kitty, who is named Thunder, into their home. It intensifies when the old man ends up in the hospital and his conniving nephew is attempting to sell his mansion and get rid of everything in it. ...
... from their necks. The Japanese are funny like that when they travel, they stand out massively and simply don't care but they are generally very happy and friendly folk.
Ill catch you all up later once I've got sorted and been out and about a bit more.
Well after truding the streets of St Petersburg I finally found my hostel 4 1/2 hours later.....but it was worth it as its a cracking place, a proper little home in a cracking location with some nice people....and ...
... At least we had the chance today to eventually taste the national drink - vodka. A couple of us knocked off a bottle for lunch plus a couple of reds at a local restaurant, so lunch was great. Funny how they sleeped on the bus on the way back to the boat. Off to the balet tonight to get a bit of culture. Will reserve my judgement Ps. Some of the photo's of Catherine's palace only show a small section of how big it ...
... the ship. Lunch was taken at a trendy local place that the locals frequent, I had to have the borscht and Chev again. After that we were off to the Yusuporova Palace. This is the person that was involved in the assassination of Rasputin the mad monk. Great story but we need to get Disney in there to show them how to make it real and move people through quickly. ...
... br> At a shop stop earlier in the day we got free coffee, tea or vodka. I didn't fancy vodka at 11 am and Hughie doesn't like the stuff, but was talked into it by the others. So he remembers the rule. Exhale, knock it back in one, count to 10, inhale. He still didn't like it but thought it maybe tasted better than my Smirnoff
Knocking it back like that seems like a waste of an otherwise pleasant drink to me.
One thing we noticed last ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet