InterContinental Moscow Tverskaya
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Woke before the alarm at 05.00, shuttle to T5 at 05.40 checked in and through security at 06.55.
Converted some sterling into Roubles and also RMB then breakfasted on tomato and cheese Panini with fresh orange and coffee.............£0.63 change out of £10 note! Plane pretty full, would have been off on time but the tug thingy at the …
... launching Sony’s Walkman in Russia, in addition to explaining how he was able to get around the hyper-inflation of 1992 and 1998. He explained to us seeing $500,000 in a corporate bank account depreciating by $20,000 on the hour….and not being allowed to wire that money out of the country. So, what he had the brilliant idea to do was, call up the tax collectors and tell them that he was front loading $500,000 USD worth of taxes that ...
... and wait for it..........big SHOWER!! We sign a property agreement, Iliya leaves and its time for a beer. Followed very closely by a shower to sort that hair out. We decide that a night in is called for but take a walk to the super market a couple of doors away to stock up food & drink. We stay up have a few beers and pizza, Kim is on Thatchers Gold!! And write up our day 3 blog. That's so good and no rocking & a rolling of the train on the tracks.......night, night ...
I grabbed dinner across the street from the hotel and managed to make it to bed a little after midnight. I had a long day ahead of me on Saturday. And now, for a quick recap of the rest of my time in Moscow.
7:30 AM Wake up Call
8:30 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Car to info session location #1
9:30 Arrive at info session location. Greeted by a padlocked gated. Instructed by security to wait outside.
9:45 Host ...
... well. I had a chance to say goodbye to some of the girls in the morning before we left the hotel. And as I write this now, I'm on the bus on my way to our last stop in Russia, Velikiye Luki. Did some general house keeping on the bus this morning, wrote on my postcards, updated my budget book and wrote my blog, so go me. We have been watching The Long Way Round on the bus too much has been really interesting. I also did braided plait piggy tails in Drew's hair, hehehe! Over and out peeps ...
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