Golden Ring Hotel
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... St Petersburg to be the new, opulent, European-like capital city, but for us, Moscow is/was the face of stern communist Russia. The Red Square and the Kremlin didn't originate with the communists but numerous spy novels have created an inextricable link between them. Red Square doesn't actually have anything to do with communist 'red' but gets its name from a Russian word meaning 'beautiful'. The square was meant to serve as Moscow's main marketplace. ...
... and police that stood guard throughout the fair grounds. Of course after the show(s), they all sat around, exchanged gifts (vodka mostly), and talked about how they hate their “fascist” government. In their defense, the repercussions for criticizing the government or the state church, Russian Orthodox, can be quite severe. This is evidenced by the arrests of members of the band Pussy Riot (that’s the ...
... claret and playing Whist, at least not with their clothes on. Next morning after breakfast we walked to Red Square, which had an ice rink built on it for the winter. It is hard to take in the beauty and power of the place; the Kremlin wall, Lenin's tomb, St Basil's Church, even the impressive GUM department store, with an ice rink right there. I'm sure Lenin has been spinning in his grave over many things over the years and this would be only one of ...
... stories that might have been interesting in history. We seriously didn't even mention anything about Stalin's rule... Luke and I went home and wikipedia'd anything we weren't sure of. Quite disappointing. We even drove past the headquarters of the KGB later but were only told that they were responsible for a lot of disappearances. Would have loved to have done a walking tour to soak up some of the rich history the city has to offer rather than reading it and trying to ...
... in the 5000m but the Ethiopian Federation will not let her run against their other star Defar. No wonder the sport is losing spectator interest. And then the usual
Bolt fever as he played up to the crowd. This time he mimed an umbrella going up which at first you wondered what he was up to as we were not getting wet in the stands, which means his 9.79 victory was very special. The general public ...