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... br> We only stayed on the train for one stop, but got a taste of the grandeur. This was a lot different than BART at home.
The Moscow station was filled with marble and artwork. A room containing the turnstiles had a gorgeous ceiling that would feel right at home in a museum or even a church.
We were headed to the Kremlin station.
Our guide told us that Kremlin actually means fortress, which explains why ...
As the train approached Moscow the conductor woke everyone up. In my aisle upper bunk I began to pack up my things. Soon the train arrived in Москв 72;. Disembarking in the former Soviet capital, I felt a true sense of accomplishment. We were, after all, in the capital of the former СССР (Soviet Union), a place that seemed so untouchable in my youth. Our new friend Martin accompanied us as we ...
... once probably took centre stage in some square or on any conspicuous corner.
We noticed that one monument towered far above the rest. This was not actually in the park but on the opposite side of the Moscow River where is joins the Vodootvodny canal. (Now you know why I’ve been referring to it as the ‘canal’!!) This is the statue to Peter the Great. It is a 98-metre-high monument and commemorates 300 years of the Russian Navy, which Peter ...
... hoovering and cleaning windows etc. The joining sections
of the carriages were quite smokey – being the place people could
smoke – but apart from that it was always warm (even when cold
outside) and one rather large attendant lady turned out to be quite
funny – trying to sell us the mug, then a cup, then a toy rabbit as
So, noodle and soup eating, snack munching, tea/coffee/hot
... courses, though I was heading the opposite way. In a clearing, for me apropos of nothing, were pianos. Five in a group, then a couple more I could see further up. Not playable; there was a sign that probably explains exactly what they are apropos of, but it was no good to me. I couldn't find a way, at least not quickly, to stay on the trails and follow the river so my options were to head to the road or back down to the promenade by the river. I picked the ...