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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... Then a light lunch and a farewell to Edison and it was pretty much time to leave. The flight was on-time, arriving back at Heathrow at 17:30. We said farewell to the Maughans once we were all through customs, caught the coach to pick up our car and drove back to reality.
Tomorrow morning we will go and rescue our cat, Cookie from Hazel's cattery where he has spent the last two weeks.
... the Gulf of Finland. My hostel was off the main street called Nevskiy Prospect and one of my first views of the city is a canal with the Kazan Cathedral on one end and the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood (nice ring to it, must sound a little more elegant in Russian) at the other. With all of this beauty comes a price, which were high taxes on the peasantry and the deaths of many conscripted to build, due to horrible ...
... maintaining something they did not own. And you didn't just live in a flat. If you were very lucky, you (and your family ) got a whole room of the flat. Sometimes only half a room was yours. The rest of the rooms housed other families, sharing one bathroom and one kitchen. Since the fall of communism, people are once again owning their own flats, but often the price of renovating is beyond the means ...
... 8217;s, and dodged a massive bullet as one of our group decided to get hugely drunk and be generally rude, annoying and insulting. Sounds like he made himself particularly popular with those around him… up the back of the bus we snoozed quietly whilst the Americans next to us played Trivial Pursuit on and iPad,quietly. Oh, and there was a bus quiz, “Luke and his lovely ladies” came 4th.Our prize? Applause… I personally was disappointed!
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... and walked over the windy St Petersburg bridge to see Peter the greats fortress & prison and looked in the gruesome museum of torture too, which was really gross... 'Russians be crazy innit'. Vlad met us at the fortress to show us around properly & I had a little sit in Peter the greats lap, as know one else would do it. We then got the metro back to the hostel to get poshed up for the ballet. I didn't bring anything smart... Doh! Our taxis ...