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... English so he got me up to speed quickly about my schedule for the next day. He also told me that I would stay in his apartment for the time staying and he moved out to his parents place. Russian hospitality... Priceless. I didn't take a picture of Alex's home, let's just say there were main paths to the bed, the kitchen and the bathroom. And the computer with internet. Lovely, as I was finally able to blog all my past posts. After spending way too much time ...
... sauna for a while and then when we could take it no more we ran and jumped in the pool. The room of torture did not end there. We were then scrubbed with a natural sponge that was quite abrasive, doused in hot water and finished off with a bucket of icy cold water dumped on our heads. I think Nicolai took a little sick pleasure in the whole process. All in all I am glad I did it as I felt cleaner and more refreshed than I had in days.
... the rest of the 4 day journey a lot more enjoyable.
Despite the very kind carriage attendant helping us out we still managed to land a fine on the third night by the military police for having vodka in our compartment. I think there may have been a bit of Russian bribery involved as we didn't actually have the vodka confiscated, and the policeman was definitely laughing at us! Apparently it was ok as long as we only drunk it with the carriage door closed. It ...
... special which is only 3 euros, so I can see how my trip is going to pan out.
It is only 7.30am so writing this before breakfast, the other half is still asleep, bless him, its a tough life!! We are spending the morning on the ship and then this afternoon we are collected by coaches for an afternoon tour of Moscow followed by an evening concert and then a later dinner back on ship at 9.30pm. We are all provided with snack boxes on the ...
... being a social activity - at least in this context - we predictably ended up talking to a number of Russian men. They were loud, exuberant, topless and sweaty. One was covered in tatoos with a bug grey beard, like some medievil hermit meets Leo Tolstoy. Another had a thin, pencil like moustasche - the only one to speak English (though with a severely limited vocabularly). The rest of the carriage was full of younger men, all red faced and chanting football songs about ...
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