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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... 6 inch deep canyons running along glassy smooth surfaces. Where the plates have collided, sheets of ice form sharp miniature mountain ranges. In some places, the lake seems to have solidified so quickly that small waves are frozen on the surface and at the shore the power of shifting plates buckles the ice and resembles a swell that has frozen instantaneously. You half expect to see a polar bear ambling across it to the ...
Had my first day train on the way to Irkutsk (the ride was about 19 hours starting at 1PM in Krasnoyarsk), which was great mainly as there were only about 3 other people in the whole platzkart 3rd class carriage. It worked out well though as the scenery had started to get a little more interesting rather than the endless flatness of previously. The restaurant car shut at 9PM however, and all I was able to enjoy in the evening was a plate of crisps and a beer from a typically brusque ...
... camel wool filled sleeping bag rated to -15. We expected to get to -15 overnight on our trip, which was 20degC colder than last night so more cover would be required. A few, including john bought jacket and pants rated to between -20 to -50 to keep warm as a few Malaysians were already wearing their cold weather stuff. This clothing is very bulky and made John 5 times the man he was before putting it on. The cashier was very slow and it took ...
... we didn't expect to ever have a chance to do it again. Later on I was encouraged to go for a swim with our partially inebriated banana bender. It was cold and everything started going numb. After a short while my skin felt coarse with goose bumps which had now gone hard. After a few attempts to body board it was time to get out and put on a few layers of clothes. Hot coals were placed under the chairs of various members of the group while sitting around the fire and was ...
... to be alarmingly popular in Russia! To which the only option we had was to feign gratitude and joy at the playlist towards this obliging Babushka! Highlight: The journey to, and arrival at, Lake Baikal where we discovered we were staying in a beautiful wooden guest house within view of the lake, with tree covered cliffs in the background. Here, with some help from our Russian owners and their limited English we discussed our activity options. We settled for a long walk by the ...