Renaissance Moscow Monarch Centre Hotel
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... between their beds. They may partake in the $10 coffee, or minimum $200 night on the town occasionally, but this is only to be seen briefly as equal to those with extraordinary wealth living nearby, and driving the cost of rent and luxury goods to such heights. Plus, they're arriving by train or bus and not in one of the foreign luxury cars parked on the streets in front of fashionable stores and cafes like the grand ...
... perimeter of one of the most famous Squares in the World, Red Square. This was named neither because of the bloodshed that has occurred in these parts over the years nor because of the redbrick Kremlin wall that imposingly shadows the Square. It certainly has no ties or links with Communism. This square was named when Communism was just another difficult word to spell in Russian!! The Word Red (Russian: Krasnaya) also means pretty or beautiful.
At one end of Red ...
Our first and only full day in Moscow, definitely feel like packing in as much as possible. Started off this morning exploring 2 of the metro stations that were decorated while en route to a free walking tour with Free Moscow Tours. Our guide Elena was very knowledgeable and full of stories as we wound our way from the start point to the Red Square to the changing of the guard at the tomb of the unknown soldier and then to the Kremlin itself. We covered some of the ground last night, ...
... passport & visa, & then you are issued with a Migration Card which is a record of you entering the country, just in case you have forgotten. You have to provide it again as you leave Russia, so they can tick you off as out of their hair. I hate to think what happens if you lose it, whilst it is an interesting place to visit I have no desire to stay here. The beautiful girl at the booth for changing ...
Today was one of my favorite meeting days in Russia! It was our Hotel tour day and we met with the Renaissance and Lotte properties. Both tours were incredible in their own ways. The first tour was this morning with the Renaissance. We did not just tour the facility, but also had conversations about hotel landscape in Moscow and Russia, the Corporate Travel Industry, the Winter Olympic Games in Russia, and Russia in general. the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility