- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... There was then some fairly ordinary karaoke style singing in the bar until later in the evening.
One of the problems with train travel is the possibility of delay. Unfortunately this happened for us and with various stops for unknown reasons instead of getting into Vladivostok in the late morning we ended up being 7 hour late, leaving only time for a short tour of this previously top secret city. We went to Eagle’s Nest lookout which gives ...
... the distance, no doubt with the sentiment that Soviet Russia should reach for the far horizon. However, he looks more like a frustrated school principal pointing at a group of unruly boys at the back of the assembly hall. "Hey, you! Yes, you! Stop talking back there, or its off to the gulag with you." I had also found that Yul Brynner had grown up in Vladivostok and his childhood home was near our hotel. Vladivostok is often portrayed as a frontier ...
... easy. As I hadn't stayed anywhere in Russia for more than 7 days, I technically wasn't required to register my visa anywhere. I was wondering whether this would be a problem but just in case I had kept all my train and bus tickets to prove my movements. But they weren't required. The customs officer did her thing, gave me my passport back and didn't ask any questions. I had heard this is largely the case now when leaving Russia, but you can never be sure here.
... ship's pub were the most adorable things ever, as it was essentially a loosely organized talent show for the crew, culminating in a rousing rendition of Obla Di Obla Da on saxophone by the ship's captain. In addition, if I'd had to hear anymore about the motorcycle trip across Mongolia by that fat Belgian that seemed to be everywhere, I may have been forced to jump ...
... on Rostered Days off (2 days) and won't be back until Thursday! So, we are now waiting for Thursday, and we will ask the Customs Agent to amend the clearance so that the Port will be happy to release the car. So that's ANOTHER 3 days here in Vladivostok.
And all the time, Yuri keeps telling us "It would be better if the Bill of Lading just said 1 used car".
I suppose one good thing is that it will allow my to recover from a small dental ...