Taleon Imperial Hotel
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... in the native tongue and nothing in English...nothing.. It is is as if you have landed on Mars.. Love it! We found a bank and sorted some funds and then started looking for food, but found slim pickings. We eventually found Tokyo Nights. A Japanese, western fusion restaurant. After being sternly warned, by the manager of the restaurant closing time (1am) we ran up stairs and put in an order. Luckily our timing was great and we watched ...
... food, bakery and cafe recommendations. Carl's Jr. is better than McDonalds by far. "In Russia Carls Junior does not serve Frozen Hamburger they only serve Fresh meat. The place is 20% as busy as MacDonald's because you cannot get a free toy here."
This is a very nicely appointed Russian ship which holds about 200 passengers. Having to vacate our hotel room at noon, we walked around a bit, had lunch and then got the hotel to arrange a cab for us to the boat. Again, it was a very long cab ride and Rowland correctly suggested that we had backtracked, ending up much nearer to the airport than our hotel was. Direction is difficult to tell, but we did drive along the Volga most ...
... sup> class, carriage and 2 other couples in the
other half of the 1st class carriage. Aunty Sue laughed as she
watched me pile all of our small change about 20 coins in all on the drop down
table ready for me to buy the coffee. When the girl came around to serve us she
told us that it was free with the ticket, so I had to pack my small change away
for another ...
... enough to get a ticket each for £8 to see Sleeping beauty. Not bad to see a bunch of guys and girls dancing around in tights though it did get a little Shrek on us at the end when Little Red Riding Hood and the Seven Dwarfs all appeared for the last scene! The second was the raising of the bridges which takes place once each day between 12.30am and 4.30am to let cargo ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility