Staybridge Suites St. Petersburg
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... been transplanted from London, except that there were very few non Europeans. We never felt unsafe, but held tightly onto our bags to heed the warnings about being careful to protect your belongings from pickpockets and opportunist thieves. This particularly applied to your passport, as if you lost it you would be having to travel to Moscow to get another one. Another observation was the craziness of some drivers. Several times you heard the roar of speeding cars and at one ...
... to get my documents ready and legalised.
It's also the number of times I threatened to call the police in case they keep doing nothing.
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In 2 hours... ERIK IS LEAVING GBG AND STARTING HIS SUMMER LIFE !
*fingers crossed for you, everything is gonna be just fine, trust me* - not an engineer :D
Today my travelmate is about to start the summer awesomness ;) Brittish people use this for expressing ...
... eventually concluding that walking around the hotel in its complimentary slippers would be somewhat uncouth, I settled for my sneakers and the thinnest of my thermal socks. I'm starting a new job in Cairns in January so I spent the day in the business centre filling in forms and then the bar (I am on holidays, after all!) looking at apartments. This last point is ...
... DNA testing, which match the DNA to Britain's Prince Philip, a cousin. Nicholas assumed the throne in 1895. He never wanted to rule. In 1905 his military massacred 100's as the marched into St. Petersburg's Palace Square, in what became known as Bloody Sunday. He also accepted political advice from his wife, who was greatly influenced by Rasputin. He was a pilgrim who gained the trust of the royal family, especually after he predicted the survival of the sickly ...
... second in the world only to the Louvre. I saw Rembrandt, Picasso, and so much more. It's so big we basically ran through the museum for three hours and probably didn't see half of it.
So after the Hermitage we had free time. Well, of course I tried to get tickets to a ballet. It's St. Petersburg for Pete's sake (pun intended)! A small group of us managed to get some tickets off the street (for a lot more than the original ...
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