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... to the boats intercom buzzer which usually, but not always, preceded an announcement of one of the 3-5 meals per day (which after months of sketchy meals for us was a welcome break, if slightly over-the-top). This blog is written with a healthy dose of irreverence which may, or may not cause offense on occasion, but if you want to engage, at least get your facts straight. I am many blogs behind and don't have time to explain the bucketloads of humour included in each entry.
Our kids love to tease us about how organized we are when traveling; one of those good- natured family jokes that benefit from repeat retelling. This trip will be different though as we haven't done much planning at all with the exception of Russia which was required to get a visa. The visa application form was an ordeal and required more than enough info for complete and lifelong identity theft. We were ...
... It's not a typical Russian cathedral. It looks more like a Greek or Roman temple than a Russian Church. It was Sunday morning so people were going inside for worship. I went inside and it was absolutely amazing. Frescos and mosaics everywhere. I wasn't sure if I could take photos and other tourists were, but I didn't feel comfortable taking photos of people at a church service.
I left the cathedral and made my way to the archway of the General ...
... around my shoulders. We saw lots of other people had made the effort and there were quite a few Union Jack clothes and red-white-blue combinations. Trevor had quite a lot of compliments about his attire, rightly so.
After our dinner we hot-footed it along to the Neptune Lounge to make sure we got our usual front row centre seats for tonight’s ...
... St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow. Another huge building, the Russians built it after Alexander ll was assassinated in 1881.
In the evening we went to the Mariinsky Theatre to watch Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty. The theatre was very grand and we felt a bit out of place in our jeans and t shirts with everyone milling about in suits and dresses! The performance was excellent and we really enjoyed it, we felt like we had been transported back in time watching the ...