Iris Congress Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... were enjoying it and the dust of the desert over the border where it probably wouldn’t cool at all overnight made them decide to head north to Moscow and then back to Europe while they still had enough time left on their visas to do in comfortably.Even so that was a hot trip too: The countryside that was quite productive with cereal crops around Stavropol gradually improved as we headed northward with the stunted tress and thorny scrub giving away to ...
Our final leg of the Trans-Siberian brought us from Ekaterinburg to Moscow and I must say we really enjoyed the whole train experience more than we expected. We had considered going all Dr Zhivago, taking the journey in the depths of winter, fur coats and hats admiring the snow covered birch trees, idyllic right? But then we woke up and realized that the romantic feeling would last 2 minutes. The thought of doing sightseeing in minus temperatures, slippery ...
So we made it to Moscow safe and sound! It's hard to process that we are actually in Russia, but so far so good. We left Cleveland yesterday afternoon and had layovers in Washington, D.C. and Brussels before arriving in Moscow about 3pm local time. Our transfer picked us up at the airport, but traffic in the city is notoriously bad (I guess that's what 12 million people will do), so it took ...
... Christ our Saviour was spectacular. Very high domed ceiling all hand painted with pictures of well known bible stories throughout the walls. (I can only compare it to memories of the Cistern Chapel.We walked over an old curved bridge that gave a lovely view of the Kremlin & Red square then looked back to the magnificent church. We walked beside the Red Square Wall till we came to the enormous & magnificent, beautifully restored ...
... and emigration at the same time! It was a bit weird at Heathrow. You know when you go away on holiday and you try to spend every last bit of foreign currency you have on meaningless items before you fly home to the UK as you'll not need the currency again, well we had to do that with £'s which seemed a bit odd. Anyway we are now fully stocked up with small gifts to give away to families & kids we may meet or stay with on our way. So, we have just arrived in a roasting ...