Grand Avenue Hotel

40 Prospekt Lenina, Yekaterinburg, Urals, 620075, Russian Federation | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $122.00
 

Travel Blogs from Yekaterinburg

In the Ural Mountains

A travel blog entry by simoncardnell

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... round the history museum but the information is in Russian. I also go to the train station as I've booked a train from Ulan Ude to Ulan Bataar that takes 22 hours and cost 3000 rubbles. Now I've found out there's a bus for 1000 rubbles that takes 10 hours, so I get a refund of that ticket. Secondly, the most scenic part of the Trans-Mongolian train journey is between Irkudst and Ulan Ude which I've booked at night. So I try ...

Yekaterinburg

A travel blog entry by johnnym

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4

... I didn't ask, "try and lift it" he might have said. Yekaterinburg already seems like a more manageable size, and less intimidating a city than others, so mission part accomplished on the 'see more of Russia' front. As we wandered through the centre we even found men playing chess on the front. One had a beard, perhaps 50% under the level you might want in that picture, but still a satisfactory level of Russianness. Distance to Moscow: 1818km Reading: don Quixote, dr futurity, pk ...

A City of 'Bloody History'

A travel blog entry by thelongroadhome

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... acid and burnt them. The bones were then thrown into the pit. These bones were discovered and taken to St Petersburg and buried in the Peter and Paul cathedral in 1998. The site is now a memorial site for the family and they have 7 churches for each family member (2 parents and 5 children) all made from wood. The churches are being rebuilt on a regular basis as they are made from wood and the area catches fire on a regular basis. The churches are quite simple ...

MonuMENTAL Russia

A travel blog entry by emandjack

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The further we move east, the further we move away from Europe and more into "real" Russia. From what we've experienced so far on our travels over the years, it seems to be that a lot of large cities are similar (probably due to globalisation - there's generally a McDonalds and a Gap store around) and that to gain a better understanding of a country you have to get away from the major cities.

Yekaterinburg feels more like what ...

Two days on a train!

A travel blog entry by clmw

... white birch forests fro miles and miles, giving way to pine/fir forest for a bit. Food was either packaged noodles or porridge made using hot water from the samovar, or whatever people or shops on the platform happened to be selling. Not too bad. The hours flew by. I just hopped out of a much needed shower, and we spend tomorrow in Yekaterinburg before heading to Moscow tomorrow night (another 30 hour ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on 40 Prospekt Lenina, Yekaterinburg, is near Eburg circus, Yekaterinburg War Memorial, Rastorguyev-Kharitonov's House, and Arbad.
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