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The drawback of organising a trip independently is that you have to sort out your own problems.
I'm about to find out how good I am at it.
I checked with reception. The lady was really nice but I couldn't understand her at all.
Problem #1 solved...WiFi, an IPad and Google Translate.
The hotel has a policy of not accepting anything for it's guests.
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... away from watching. And finally, I must mention (only because she reminded me too, such is her admirably superior ability to laugh at herself than I) that Helen, on our 'Communist tour', when asked by our guide about Lenin replied, 'Who? John Lennon?!' We are both very relieved that Helen's History students of Lancing prep (2008-2012) were never taught about the Russian revolution or, indeed, the history of the Beatles! Next stop the 83 hour journey East on the Trans Siberian ...
... getting a ticket or us getting killed. We passed the Lubyanka former HQ of the KGB which is now undergoing renovation as a museum and visited Victory Park where there is the 466ft high Nike monument in front of the Museum of the Great Patriotic War which houses dioramas, weapons etc showing the Russian experience of War. We stopped off at Christ the Saviour Cathedral which was rebuilt in 1997 after the original Was blown up ...
... Here's a list of the places we've planned to go
Asia - Japan and Moscow
Europe - Paris and Ireland
Africa - Madagascar and Chad
North America - USA and Canada
South America - Peru and Brazil
Oceania - Australia and Fiji
... Standard atop of the Senetskaya tower was flapping in the wind despite it being a calm evening. Spooky!!
We headed back South over the Moscow River where after a short 15-minute walk entered the Tretyakovskaya metro station. We identified which direction we need to head then passed the barrier. On approaching the top of the escalator down, Roisin stopped. Her face had turned ashen. The Moscow Metro is home to the world’s longest escalator, over 740 steps in ...