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- Concierge desk
- Russian TV Channels Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
- TV Other Russia
- Room service
- TV NTV World Russia
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... one of the few stores that did not have shortage of consumer goods, attracted queues of shoppers that often extended right across Red Square. At the end of the Soviet era, GUM was privatised.
Today GUM is Russia's most famous shopping mall and a Mecca for visitors to Moscow. It contains an array of exclusive boutique stores that are open to anyone who can pay the steep prices.
It was a pity that at the time the exterior was literally ...
... if you've never been on a long flight and never had it, is actually okay. Dunno why the stereotypical stand up joke is the one that criticizes airline food; it's actually not bad... though come to think of it, maybe it improved in response to its constant criticism.. the plot thickens..). Each seat had a little tv on the back of it, so you could watch movies or see a map that showed exactly where the plane was in the world. During takeoff and ...
... to say that from the day of our arrival I have been mostly sleeping through every other day and waking at the crack of dawn on the alternate days. For those of you reading this who don't know me this is a very strange behaviour I function moderately well on very very little slip and I function at high velocity on a little sleep (I will add that when I visit my family back home I do a lot more sleeping then normal as well). So this one day on one day ...
... and on the walk back to our hotel we stopped off at a grocery shop to buy a few items including a couple of cans of beers. Standing in the queue a guy next to us said something in Russian to us, so we advised him we spoke only English to which in very broken English he asked where we came from. So telling him Australia brought ‘Oh Kangaroo, Wombat’? To which we said ‘Yes’ followed by ‘Russia – bear’? Which brought a blank ...
Red Square today, amazing. St. Bazil's Cathedral is fabulous, like lots of ice-cream cones The Kremlin gardens are wonderful but unfortunately we couldn't go in as there was a passing out parade going on and the public were not allowed in We are going back tomorrow to have a look around ( 5 mile round trip walking ) feet a little sore My boy decided to walk a crossing on the ...