Shalyapin Palace Hotel
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... destroyed in the Stalin era. The church was in more original condition and was very light and spacious inside compared to some of the others we have been in. The Kremlin also had its own leaning tower which is very old and is out of line by 2 metres. It has been reinforced to stop it toppling over. The other interesting thing was excavations showing the original tombs of the Tsars of Kazan before they were taken over by Ivan the ...
... there was a need to tell me to cheat after she concluded that I had no idea when to right a capital letter, for example at the beginning of a sentence or name. One morning over breakfast, I had my host mom edit (and explain the edits of) a short bit that I had written for class. I write in all lowercase letters because I actually don't know how to write capital script letters in Russian. The print and script letters are different enough that I just never got to learning ...
... that have lived there before me! I am her first girl, so at least I have that going for me...haha.) He is now back in Kazan and visits Mama Katya often. All three of us sat and drank tea talking and laughing away for hours and hours. I have no idea how many cups of tea I had. Mama Katya kept refilling my cup without me noticing. She is indeed quite the hostess, but I have decided to keep it just to tea.
The major lesson of the week was how exhausting Russian class ...
... buildings from tsarist times. The city is divided by the large river Oka, and both of these halves in turn lie on the Volga river, which is even bigger. Nizhniy Novogorod’s focal point is it’s Kremlin, which is really true for most Russian cities. The Kremlin here has a great view of the Volga river, and the city in general. On a bench outside the wall I spoke to a drunk off-duty police officer named Viktor who told me this was his favorite ...
... who was going to meet us at the station and where we were staying. When we told
them that we would be making our own way to our hostel, they were a little
concerned and wanted to see where we were staying. Not only did they want to
make sure that our luggage was safely stored away while we were sleeping, but
they made sure to say good-night and had us up in time to leave the train in the
morning. There was a lady in our compartment who knew ...