Pacific Plaza Sakhalin
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... Christians are familiar but many others as well. I would imagine that they don't know anything about some of ours. Neither do I, for that matter.
The old church was the only building open to visitors, so I couldn't go into the neoclassical Trinity Church, which contains a miraculous icon called The Three-Handed Mother of God. There are numerous small shrines and chapels on the grounds, along with larger ...
... for another stop at the restroom and then back to the bus. Luckily the bus driver seems to live on the bus. it seems to stay in the place where we exit and the bus driver just sits there. Nice to know I had someplace to go without having to go buy something at a restaurant to be allowed to sit there for awhile. It was about 15 minutes to go before we were due to leave but the ladies ...
After checking into our hotel and going up to our room we realised that the hotel had accidentally put us into a twin room but after three nights on the train in a tiny cabin and very narrow and hard beds, the room was like a palace, totally amazing and very luxurious so we didn't mind at all. After relaxing for a while and catching up with the world we decided to search the location of ...
... should show me around. He had no sense of humour and sent me packing. I might try again before I leave.
I went back to the Bolshoi tonight and got in. About 3 feet inside the door is a metal detector. The security guard looked at me and shook his head. I left. It looked like the rain was gonna pelt down so I didnt wait too long cos I didnt want wet feet again. By the time I got home the weather had blown over.
Spirit of Enderby - our home for the next 18 days.
"Our vessel, the 'Spirit of Enderby' is perfect for Expedition Travel. The real focus and emphasis of every expedition is getting you ashore as often as possible for as long as possible with maximum safety and comfort. It carries just 48 passengers in very comfortable accommodation (refurbished in New Zealand ...
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- Free parking