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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... s. I found these so fascinating. With all the vehicles you could see bullet holes where the Ukrainians have been shooting at them. I've never seen anything like this before. To the right of the open air museum as such was a few burnt cars which again have brought over from the war to show people what's been going on there. You can see bullet holes in the car doors where the Russians have been killing innocent people. Also there were a few cargo containers which had ...
... offering us sweets, which is apparently a common thing to do on Russian trains, with the advice that it is rude not to take something when offered! Obviously, we took one, keen not to upset her. We made up our beds, with some help from our new Russian friend and got our heads down for some much needed sleep as the train hurtled towards Moscow. I had a very strange dream about messing up the tickets for the Mongolian section of our journey, hopefully not a ...
Monday 18th June
This morning was an early one, waking up to get my taxi at 6 to the train station. Bit of a mix up as to where the taxi was picking me up from, but I managed to find it and leave about 6.15 (had got the hostel to order one the night before but they didn't tell me the pickup point). I arrived at the train station and the taxi driver asked for 50grivna when it should only be 25, max 30. I wasn’t happy but there ...
... transparent than Ukrainian organizations. To get a job in such an organization or in the government you have to have connections – family or a friend on the inside.
Kiev is a beautiful city, and so full of history. One can walk past an 11th century church, an imposing cement example of Soviet architecture, a monument to a famous Cossack, and a McDonalds, all in the same block. A special ...
... again down to the Golden Gates but this morning we turned right and passed the Opera House. The publicity people where out front with four dancers trying to take a picture. They had the photographer on the ground, sitting on a lazy susan and the dancer standing around him while he tried to take pictures and spin himself at the same time. What a disaster! I hope they finally got the pictures they wanted ...