Katerina Park Hotel
Travel Blogs from Moscow
We landed late and collected our bags. We had no idea how to get to the hotel, all we had was a printed out confirmation of the hotel booking and smiles... We fought off the taxi drivers and found an airport information desk.
The young guy there though we were Swedish (complement?), he did his best to a) understand us b) give us the most …
... to bring out the ‘balaclava’. I put the headpiece on then Roisin came and straightened it out. I felt like I was 5 years old again and my mum had to make me look as less of a ‘git’ as possible before I could rush out and join my mates in the snow!!. That was the last time I wore one of these. I felt uncomfortable venturing out as, similar to my younger days, I was the only one wearing a balaclava!! All the Russian ‘big boys’ made do ...
Moscow to Irkutsk
"Well that was easy” we thought as we arrived 2 hours early for
our first trans-siberian train from Moscow
Pass station. Our hunt for it yesterday proved useful, as we
headed straight there today and found the right screen to look at and
found our number 2 train listed but no platform yet. Paul went to get
some water and food for the train from the underground supermarket
across the road (accessible from the ...
... three world titles. I will treasure the following photograph. I love the guy, Ezekiel is always doing something crazy & appears to be out on a limb with the Kenyan Athletic Federation & even some of the athletes, but he always sticks it up them when it most counts. After my encouragement he must surely get world title number four tomorrow.
... 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. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center