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So i think it is fair to say that, despite our wish to be considered well travelled and open minded individuals, Helen and I both flew in to Moscow for the first leg of our trip back to Australia with several preconceptions of what we could expect in Russia. One week in, and it is equally fair to say that Russia has dramatically defied these …
Be there or be square! I sit planted on the rectangle stones in the middle of the "Red Square" in the heart of Moscow. What once was a market garden with fires lit all around (hence, red) then moved by Ivan the Terrible so they didn't burn down the Kremlin! (which means fort in Russian). Now a giant square where parades over the last century were overseen by Stalin who posed on top of Vladimir Lenins mausoleum to my left. Behind the grave sites ...
... for 6 hours before we were joined by 2 English lads, one from Leicester and one born in South Africa but living in London.
We had some fun and watched The Inbetweeners on his laptop (the one where they go to Australia), very funny film.
I actually slept ok which was a surprise. I kept waking up but the carriage was a new one and was very quiet.
Suffice to say, I got up at what I ...
... We then crossed the street and entered the huge GUM department store. Actually, it’s more like an indoor mall, filled with expensive boutiques and restaurants.
In the Soviet days, GUM was reserved for Communist Party officials and important dignitaries. But now, it’s open to anyone who can afford its prices.
Joyce and Marion had gone ahead, and were having tea at one of the restaurants.
Alan and I ...
... fashion that you would never dream of in Russia. I have never, in all my life, with all my travels been into a shopping centre with so many expensive shops. It reminded me a bit of the Queen Victoria building in Sydney but 10 times more opulent & 10 times bigger. The outside of the building was also beautiful. Outside the Gum store was a lovely long mall with seating & flower beds of petunias. A very large ...