The Ritz-Carlton Moscow
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Last night we had dinner at Cafe Russe in the Ritz Carlton. It started off a little shaky but rapidly improved. We both ordered a cocktail, me Grey Goose on the rocks with orange and Dennis, a Tom Collins. They didn't have Grey Goose even though it was on the cocktail menu but the waitress recommended "Beluga". I had never heard of that but she …
Last night we had a wonderful dinner with a local family in Suzdal, Nicholas and Svetlana. They have a typical Russian home with a large garden that they lavish attention on and is really prize worthy. Their home was built by Nicholas and is all wood on the interior and exterior.
This morning we began sightseeing in Suzdal which is a very …
... keep walking and find one eventually.
As we walked we glanced through an open gate and saw the most amazing outside display of statues and other art work in a courtyard. There was a sign on the gate saying opening hours and other people were in there so we went in and had a look. They were a lot of fun and quite a special little surprise in the middle of Moscow.
After our artistic detour we turned the corner to go ...
... Nazis retreated.The numbers, conditions and scale of the sites was astonishing and shocking. I am incapable of describing the true effects of the visit in words but it is important that it is never forgotten and I urge anyone, who has the opportunity, to visit.
Having spent 3 ½ hours at the museum we where then on with a race against daylight to find a campsite. We managed to find one, and had to put the tent up in the dark and although it was a bit ...
... m at least the third English visitor, after PSH and another last week. We had a nice communal warm up led by one of the runners; just gently warming up the whole body, I thought it was very good, and don't normally go for group warm ups like that. The run is as flat as, perhaps with a slight down at the start and therefore slight up at the end. As for the running, numbers were down, perhaps because there was a big 7k in the north of the city later. Looking at ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center