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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... were numerous phrases 'lost in translation'!
Thurs 18th: E: Probably the only advantage of the lack of a dining car is that the absence of pressure to get there in time for breakfast, it being non-existent. As the resident geriatric, I awoke long before my youthful companions, read until my patience was wasted, quietly escaped to do my toilet, and staked me out a prime gazing spot at the corridor window. Here Sam and I wiled away a casual ...
... of the pages from the script of an old far-east mystery movies. The older man rolled a desk around and almost magically & instantly, the tiny stores becomes an international money exchanging center. He explains how the fees work and how they are applied and asks how much do I want to exchange, when I tell him the amount, he excuses himself for a few minutes, walks out of the tiny store and returns with full amount I had requested in U.S. bills. Wow! And I ...
... passenger settled, she came to economy to visit. She first asked, “What made you decide to visit Almaty?” When we informed her that we were in transit to Atyrau, her face fell.
“You are going to Atyrau? Why?” she asked incredulously. When Lory explained her work assignment as Director of the Dostyk American International School, this lovely, formerly bubbly, woman asked, “How long will you stay in Atyrau?” Lory ...
... found amusing. We also found a very cute grey kitty, very friendly, which we wanted to adopt but weren't sure US customs would be amenable. Then we found a pharmacy where Kyla could buy more insulin (it had taken a lot of work from the concierge at the hotel, but she was persistent and successful!). We passed through the park, and this time we decided to check out the war memorial. One side was dedicated to the Great Patriotic War and the other to the Revolution. ...
... the Mongolian people. A 3km walk uphill with the monastery being just below 2000m. I will let the photos describe the site, the view and the climb to the top. Lucky with the weather today too. It was threatening but rain never eventuated. I was in the cook group responsible for lunch and again we worked well as a team and produced a very nice meal. Continued our drive towards the bush camp. Green hills, high up with ...