Nevsky Hotel Moyka 5
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... him) and kept saying “I don’t have your camera, I only have postcards.” He was still being really aggressive. Quite a few expletives were exchanged and I told him there was no way I was letting him go until the cops came. Finally his friend came around another corner up ahead and walked toward us…with my camera in his hands.
His friend tried to tell me that he “found” my camera in the square and that ...
... and Steve knocked on an office door and one surprised office worker, who spoke a modicum of English, escorted us back to the second floor, where moments before we'd been sent downstairs.
A different staff member successfully printed us off our tickets. We bowed and scraped before the bemused third floor office worker, offering her our first born and tombs of gold, and we ran out into the sunshine, cartwheeling down the street. Take ...
... of the bodies.
That evening a few of us went to a folklore show. I was blown away by the voices of the men who sung acapella. I have no clue as to what they sung about however can tell you that whatever they were singing about was full of such emotion.
We watched performances by various cultural groups, the women looked so stunning in their beautiful traditional dress and the men's Cossack dancing almost looked as if their legs were not attached to their bodies. ...
... night, the bars were all empty, and closed early. Fail! So we went to bed instead.
A bit over a week later (Monday 14th of October in the middle of the night), I got two visitors! Mum and Carmel came to stay!! I was super excited!! During the few days they were in Oulu we took lots of photos around town, went to the movies, drank lots of champagne and G&Ts, went shopping; all the usual stuff. Then, on the Friday morning we took the 5am train to Helsinki for ...
... Big Lebowski' drinks them.
We had a fantastic time in St Petersburg and definitely count it as a highlight of our trip. The safety, cleanliness, beauty and Eurpoean feel of the city was a pleasant surprise. We're glad we were able to see so much while still bypassing the crazy Russian visa laws. The only problem now is that because we enjoyed it so much we'll have to start looking into getting a proper visa so we can come back and explore Russia further sometime in the future.