Astor Apartments

Smolenskaya naberezhnaya 5/13, Moscow, Central Russia, Russian Federation | Hotel

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A travel blog entry by littlebush


... can cost hundreds of £'s for just a few grams. That's Abramovich territory) and a mountain of bread (bread comes with every meal in Russia and is also used to soften the taste of vodka). Food cooked earlier in the week stored in the fridge (or the balcony which acts as a 2nd fridge in Winter) will be brought to the table and you end up with a selection of a dozen dishes to pick at, very much like Spanish tapas. As a foodie, I love this concept as it means you can please ...

The life of Moscow

A travel blog entry by ollieandstephen


... interesting construction.
We took a short break entering the largest mall in Moscow, which interestingly contained only western brands and price-tags! We visited the flashy toilets and like typical men gorped at the flashy cars dotted throughout the walkways without looking out of place.
We continued around the large overpowering walls of the Kremlin, before watching the changing of the guard which we must admit Buckingham's fancy dance routine does ...


A travel blog entry by paulandmaria


... men and an Alsatian dog) And for wet weather - the high heeled wellington boot!

Recommend or not?
Overall, there are some beautiful buildings in Moscow, and an extremely good, easy to use Metro system. However, with little signage (even in Russian- though we probably could have paid for tours and found out more) and some scary police and seemingly unfriendly (though I'm sure they are not) people, we would not recommend staying more then a couple days ...

Men of the Cloth and Women in White

A travel blog entry by oski


... will come stand right in front of you. We've had to be a lot more protective of our personal space and our place in line. And the customer service isn't exactly stellar. If you have frustrated your waitress or waiter, they let you know. There aren't generally a lot of smiles bestowed upon customers, although they can be very accommodating if they can tell that you don't speak Russian. We've done a lot of pointing to indicate what we want and held up fingers to let ...

Gorky Park

A travel blog entry by allanmclaren


... lead when she entered the stadium as she stopped dead with still a lap to go thinking she had finished. She got going only to stop again with 200m to go. Realising her second mistake & panicking as her team- mate closed up & she won by just three seconds. You could argue that when she thought she had finished with 200m go that she started jogging so she should have been disqualified, but she definitely did ...


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