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- Refrigerator in room
- Banquet room
- Room service
- Meal plan
- Free parking
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... the door by 6 45am Had to meet Emily Deacon the MRT rep who is really lovely. She checked mebin and chose a window seat clear of the wing for me. We were chatting and she said she is the tour manager on the Seine Music Cruise next year, Sue. A 3 hour flight and were delayed leaving Heathrow. Arrived just after 3pm and we are now 7 hours behind you at home now. ...
... I assured him that it was the same road from Yekaterinburg and that it goes through the Ural Mountains, then south, west to Moscow, I felt very confident that we were still on the right road.
As the road became sand, we convinced ourselves that there was road work being conducted in this area. But, when the sand became mud and tractor ruts, we were starting to question our iPad.
"Yes, no problem, we're still ...
... into the change room....
So this went on for about an hour and a half and it was actually quite enjoyable. Not sure how hygienic it all was but definitely a good experience. Could imagine doing it in the middle of winter when it's minus 35 to get your heart racing. Ilya told me that it's more for older blokes as the young uns have moved on from these practices. It's certainly a good way to chat with your friends and neighbours.
... unlike the other Russian cities we had seen, someone had had the foresight to impose planning regulations and limit tower blocks and other monstrosities to the outskirts and leave the city centre intact. In the sunshine (contrast to the cold wind of Moscow), we took to the water to cruise the canals.
Maybe it was the fact that we were nearing the end of the trip, or maybe our bodies were actually communicating with our brains to redress the lack of ...
After wandering around Yaroslav's court, I went and grabbed a quick bite for lunch, I jumped on a boat for a cruise down the Volkhov River. 400 roubles for 2 hours. The scenery was beautiful. We passed Gorodische, the stronghold where Rurik, the first Varangian Ruler supposedly ruled from. On the opposite bank was Yuriev monastery, very old and very beautiful. The boat got to the entrance to Lake Ilmen but sadly turned around. The Volkhov and ...