Travel Blogs from Moscow
... census. However when they came back to the government with information on the population size it was far lower than had been predicted. The information was made secret and the people who carried out the census were imprisoned. A new census was carried out and, what do you know, the population size was exactly as predicted after all. Ten points to Stalin. Next we sort of accidentally came ...
... to try Red Square again. A quick note on the Moscow Metro. Firstly it is deep; really deep underground! I'm not sure what it was in particular, but I got a little dizzy going up and down on the escalators to and from the platforms. I think it was the angle of them, combined with the adds on the side, but anyway - deep. Next, they are all wonderfully decorated. Each station is different, completely different in terms of design, look, decoration etc. They have murals and statues ...
... is really rare in the bar. But the thing i noticed is, almost is everywhere you go, there is a gogo dancer in the clubs and bars. I guess it's pretty common over here.
There are so many interesting things to see in Moscow, and so much fun stuff to do! We didn't have time for all of it, so there's plenty of reason to come back here to have a great time!
The entry is short and happy for this time, but the adventure continues...
... Staff at the gate were the same as those who checked us in, a positive sign, and as we approached the counter to confirm the gate, the flight crew of our plane was giving an explanation as to why the gates on the monitors were incorrect. Monitors behind the gate agents at 47, however, still announced a flight to Rio de Janeiro. Gate agents apologized, but were firm in their declaration that our FinnAir flight to Helsinki ...
... Lenin mausoleum yesterday we woke up early to try and see the mummified dictator before our train departed. Unfortunately the mausoleum is closed on Monday, no creepy Lenin mummy for us. After some last minute packing we left the apartment and headed to the метро, one connection and 2 slices of Sbarro pizza later and were boarding the "fast" train to Vladimir, with a final destination of Suzdal. Once again east bound and down on the rails and ...
Other places to stay in Moscow
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $114
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $118
1, Moscow | 3 star hotelfrom $84
110 West Main Street, Aspen | 3 star hotelfrom $133
Olympiyskiy Ave, 18/1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Auch für westliches Standards ein ausgezeichnetes Hotel
- Excellent hotel by any western standard
- A Rip Off!
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Buen servicio y precio
- La segunda vez en este hotel- excelente como la primera vez- regresaré
- 2nd time at this hotel - Great like the first time - will go back
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $206
- Not bad for a business stay - great bar
- Nicht schlecht für Geschäftsreisen, tolle Bar
- City Space Bar - Top floor of the Swiss Hotel
1, Moscow | 1 star hotelfrom $71
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $178
Восточный административный округ, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $86
1, Moscow | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Kitai - Gorod, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $183
- El Metropol Moscú- Maravilloso
- Overpriced smoker's paradise
- La sabiduria de los antiguos hoteles
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $145
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $177
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $126
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $402
1, Moscow | 3 star hotelfrom $55
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $290
- Enjoyed my stay at Ukraina
- Good location but be forewarned of traffic
- A pretty average experience...
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $134
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $389
- Modern Moscow
- Slick & Modern but No Charm
- Great Facilities; Lousy Concierges
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $69
- An Unneeded Adventure
- DON'T stay here!!!
- Low below average
1, Moscow | 3 star hotelfrom $72
1, Moscow | 5 star hotelfrom $232
- Very (very!) unfriendy front desk staff
- Excellent Experience!
- Embarasses the Marriott name
1, Moscow | 4 star hotelfrom $179
Daniel Island, Moscow | 3 star hotelfrom $350