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... same train from Ekaterinburg so we might meet again.
Tom (the Aussie) is on the train for another 3 days and 2 nights !!!!!
Anyway 6 hours later and I was in Ekaterinburg.
The first thing I noticed was that it was cold.......really cold.
I made my way to the hostel which is on the 8th floor of an apartment building.
It's really nice.
So, that was Monday afternoon and ...
... was Marat, who was very familiar with the routine. Marat was above average height. This, I'm sure, is an inconvenience for him while sleeping on the train, but was beneficial for me as I could easily spot him in the stampede. With Marat's guidance, we found the nearby Metro station, where we purchased a one-day ticket. Having accomplished that task, we sat down at a diner-style restaurant at the station. Feeling deeply indebted, I paid for Marat's breakfast. It was ...
... the rooms thick walls are windows. Maybe a meter and a half of wall between the rooms. The Cathedral is set up like a museum glass boxed artefacts. As we walked up the inner spiral stair case we were greater by four male singers. The sound was phenomenal hair standing on air the acoustics and this large inner dome made for music. The outer domes on the second floor as with downstairs all had there own feel different styled screens and the walls decorated. ...
... br> 9:00 PM Another futile attempt to connect to wifi at the Sheraton Palace. Fail.
9:00-10:00 PM Pack...again. Incredibly pleased that items in suitcase appear to be fitting even better than when I first packed at home. Looking forward to not having to repack again (spoiler alert-my luggage was ransacked in Moscow as well, this time even more extreme than Bucharest. So excited to repack yet again in Kyiv)
6:30 AM Wake up call
... and truly underway. Beer o'clock was on board today.
Info sessions started with Russian language lessons and Russian history and cruise updates.
Saw the captain for the first time at the Captains Welcome cocktail and were introduced to the senior officers and the management team. Stay tuned as we have a wonderful set of adventures happening before we arrive in St Petersburg.
POKA from Jeff and Wendy