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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Airport Transportation
- Banquet room
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... I spent talking to people or occasionally reading. Our Norwegian, Henrik, organised a daily quiz in the restaurant car which was a great way to spend an afternoon. The beer was only £1.50 for 500ml (or cheaper from the station shops). We did meet some interesting locals in the restaurant car, including a rather drunk Bek (from UzBEKistan), equally drunk Dmitry and a quieter guy, possibly from the Russian special forces. The girls in ...
I wake up early and feel I should do something physical. We have been sitting in the train for days, and when we walk, it is at a snail's pace.
It is early, the sky is blue, not a cloud to be seen, but the air is still fresh. The perfect morning for a little jogging, although I have never really jogged before.
I go uphill into our valley, and within 500 meters I feel my poor condition. The street is narrow with uneven poor asphalt. I doubt two cars could pass.
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... away terrace cafe overlooking the grand 13th century structure. Here we were served delicious local mineral water, a cold cabbage and horseradish soup and coal cooked bread with vegetables. Another mind blowing meal, during which Jon announced that he could definitely live in Russia. The best meal we had though, was a traditional Russian tea with a real life samovar (refer to photo!). This was in a stunning old mansions which ...
... feeling very good so far. Having my husband by my side is simply amazing. It is a strange feeling being married, everything seems the same but also somehow completely different. We didn't think this would happen, but we are totally in our honeymoon period again, with our love being renewed once more. I cannot imagine being happier than I am right now, sitting on our Ikea bed, listening to the rain outside...with ...
... was quite a trip through wide streets. With such big impressive buildings. The Hotel Metropole was also extremely grand with chandeliers everywhere ! Our room was grandly old fashioned. The beds were uncomfortable, but beat the train! Also bliss a shower and hair wash and Internet! Then to Red Square. I barely made it. No sleep or food and my hip was terribly painful. Had to keep stopping. However the domes of St Basilica were truely impressive. Inside was full of ...