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First stop into Asia, my home for the forthcoming 3 months or so. Yekateringburg was a really pleasant city though, to be honest, I didn't really get to see a great deal of it. Went for a walk the first morning when I arrived from the night train, had lunch and dinner with some fellow travellers which made a change, but aside from that I took advantage of the hostel's computer and caught up with the blog ... little good it did me, (spoiler alert) I'm now writing this in Chengdu! ...
... enough English, she (Didum) from Istanbul, Turkey, him from Kiev, Ukraine, also on their way for a holiday at Lake Baikal near Irkutsk. They would however, be leaving us tomorrow morning at 7am (local time) at Omsk for some sightseeing first, while we travel onto Krasnoyarsk. Along the way though we had some good chats, although I couldn’t say too much due to my ‘Man-Flu’ sore throat (perhaps her name, Didum, was very apt for my ...
... discovered, and DNA testing confirmed they were those of the royal family. They were then buried in St Peter and Paul Cathedral in St Petersburg, but not before the Russian Orthodox church declared the family to be saints. The house where the executions took place was demolished in 1974 by then mayor of Yekaterinburg Boris Yeltsin. Since their canonisation by the church, a massive Byzantine style church dedicated to the now saintly family was built on the sight. It was this church I ...
... Much much much worse than Matts room). The other features of the train worth note is the shower which is shared with the cabin next door, if you need to use it you need to remember to lock the other cabins door!! The shower is cold water, just a set on bath taps with a shower hose and Ian reckons he can spit farther........nice. But I don't think I'm going to get much more than a strip wash for the duration. To be honest this train is really poor, ...
... way. If they say someone driving their car in uniform, then would honk even more! It was so funny to watch!
I can thoroughly recommend the Couchsurfing experience – it’s a great chance to meet locals and experience things with them. Ok, so sometimes your bed might be the couch in the lounge-room but all this information is up-front. A big tick for Couchsurfing!
And now Ekaterinburg is only a day away, so we’re back on the road ...