Travel Blogs from Kazan
... at you. I have stubbed my toes a few times on high stairs, but so far my shins have been saved. I think mainly because I saw three people fall right in front of me my first day in Kazan. I am also getting quite good at stairs, not by choice, of course. My commute is pretty much all stairs. I go down five flights of stairs in my apartment building, walk one block, go up two flights of stairs to the next street, cross the street, and go up five flights of stairs to my ...
87;авлов& #1089;кий Собор). It is beautiful lit up at night. My phone pictures (that I have posted) do not do it justice. I have some on my camera that are much better. I have also posted some from when I visited the Cathedral today in person. Extremely beautiful, ornate, and colorful.
I actually have a "good" story related to my homestay. On Thursday (the morning ...
... the filling will be...dog, cat, pickle, ham, jam, egg? For some bizarre reason the Russians like to give you warm drinks...warm beer, warm apple juice! 'What about the cold one there in the fridge?' I ask...' Niet' she says....'It is...display model'......(!! go figure!?)
Picked up some new sunglasses for £3 as the last pair were damaged by suncream; about as exciting as it gets today. We strolled down to the station and dug ...
As part of our second trip to Russia, we wanted to explore more cities, more sights, and of course, learn more about the interesting Russian history. We soon found out, that as we headed west towards Moscow, we would in fact encounter monuments, a republic, and another kremlin.
Arriving in the city of Yekaterinburg, we found ourselves 50km from the border between Europe and Asia. The Ural Mountains divide Russia into Europe and Asia, and ...
... so we had to pee in the woods. A babushka was had a stall closest to the road selling furs. Real furs, there was a skinned fox, eye and nose holes still intact but empty. We tried on a few hats, laughed and Gareth had a photo with the old lady – he was stoked. We caught another bus back into the centre of town and had a very interesting talk with our honcho on the way. She asked me when I would like to have kids. I said that I had never really thought about ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking