Travel Blogs from Moscow
Last night we had dinner at Cafe Russe in the Ritz Carlton. It started off a little shaky but rapidly improved. We both ordered a cocktail, me Grey Goose on the rocks with orange and Dennis, a Tom Collins. They didn't have Grey Goose even though it was on the cocktail menu but the waitress recommended "Beluga". I had never heard of that but she …
Last night we had a wonderful dinner with a local family in Suzdal, Nicholas and Svetlana. They have a typical Russian home with a large garden that they lavish attention on and is really prize worthy. Their home was built by Nicholas and is all wood on the interior and exterior.
This morning we began sightseeing in Suzdal which is a very …
... to go for another stroll when the gentleman 2 seats away from him decides to remove his shoes & relax!!! We spot a slightly better situated seat with our backs to the wall and move there as we are now being entertained by a man on the grand piano set up on this floor. He's actually quite good. We haven't eaten since our piece of toast at 11.00 so I go a check out those kiosks, although Ian's not fancying anything at the moment. The choice of pasty type things in ...
... After all the Asian temples, it was nice to see churches again and we visited St Basils on Red Square, as one of the most famous examples of a Russian Orthodox church. Inside it is made up of 9 different chapels. Upstairs, there were 3 men singing choral music which was lovely and very atmospheric.
For lunch, we visited a canteen restaurant called ‘Mu Mu’ which has a plastic cow outside each shop. It is self-service so you take your tray and pick ...
... committee at HSE. This is a really nice place that we hope has more customers usually, as we were the only people I saw there. I had a excellent pasta e fagioli soup while Marty had pasta with pesto and porcini. Then I had a dish with two kinds of fish along with squid and delicious spinach. Marty's main course was a different kind of fish with, I think, more mushrooms. The house white wine went really well with everything.
And so to bed!
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service