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 …
... he and Debbie for making the final. Sally Pearson looked good in the early rounds of the 100m hurdles but she is coming back from injury and was beaten by Rollins from the USA. She still ran a season best in the final and got the silver medal. The men's 200m was all Usain Bolt. He even slowed down over the line and still ran 19.66. What an athlete.
On the social side of things we went to the Oceania Area luncheon ...
... 3 weeks, it sometimes only makes you think more about another wish list. But for now we can look back on a wonderful experience, full of great memories and stories and that will digest over the next couple of weeks and we probably will enjoy it over and over again when we look through the pictures, share the stories in person etc. What a great gift that we were able to travel and explore. See you all and happy travelling on your own next trip. ...
... and truly underway. Beer o'clock was on board today.
Info sessions started with Russian language lessons and Russian history and cruise updates.
Saw the captain for the first time at the Captains Welcome cocktail and were introduced to the senior officers and the management team. Stay tuned as we have a wonderful set of adventures happening before we arrive in St Petersburg.
POKA from Jeff and Wendy
... br> all been done away with a few years ago. One of the nicest things about
returning to a place though, is that you have a vague idea as to where you are.
When we visited Moscow for the first time, we spent the whole day sightseeing
and exploring the city, but were never really sure as to where we were as our
map wasn’t great and our Russian was even worse! I do remember showing the
person running our hostel some pictures of a church ...
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