Boutique Hotel Happy Pushkin
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
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... and tables made out of Malachite (green) and Lapis Lazuli (blue) you could see that they were actually made up of thousands of tiny pieces that had to be placed like a giant puzzle to create these enormous objects. That made what were originally very pretty items incredibly impressive, especially considering that we learned many of these craftsmen would go blind in the process because they were performing all of this work without the aid of ...
... a blank round as a signal for the Bolshevik's assault on the Winter Palace in 1917. We continued along the Nevsky Prospect. This street cuts through the St Petersburg historical centre and runs from Admiralty to the Moscow Railway Station before making a slight curve to the Alexander Nevsky Monastery. Since the 18th Century it has been the centre of the bustling, rapidly growing city. The street is lined with cathedrals, ...
... was something of a write off, actually the first hangover of the whole Russia trip! The following day, however, was much more productive, we visited the Hermitage (very big and easy to get lost in!) and St Isaac's cathedral, which offered stunning panoramic views over the city.
Which brings us up to now, the last night in Russia! It has been good fun and a massive adventure, but after over two years I am excited to get back to England
Until my next travels!
... a smile or a laugh. In fact as soon as the guard left, the bus erupted in laughter and it was summed up well by Foggy, “well that was ******* awkward”. I think perhaps the laughter was more nervousness and relief that he was gone.
Before we hopped off the bus, our passports were given back to us. We then grabbed all of our stuff which included our big bags from underneath. We had been told to ensure that nothing of value was left on ...
... a communist. I had nightmares of bombs falling from the sky. I still do sometimes, though I know Commies are now a symbol for other threats in my life.
I don’t think anybody other than Mitt Romney now thinks Russia is a threat to anybody. I think we mostly feel sorry for them—they seem rather pathetic, don’t they? And I don’t mean that in a mean way (not even after yesterday). I mean it more in a southern "bless your ...