- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
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... wonderful, very much the traditional circus, with a clown to hold everything together and wonderful acts including trapeze, juggling, aerial, and see-saw acrobats. There was also an amazing quick change artist. Probably the most confronting were the animal acts, seals and tigers and leopards. We felt more comfortable with the seals than the big cats - they just seemed happier. Overall though it was a fantastic night. We got back to the ship at 10.30 for dinner, hence the late blog entry.
We start with an early morning commute. Not stuck on the Northern line but instead the fast Sapsan from St Petersburg to Moscow. Virgin you have a lot to learn. Spacious, comfortable, left dead on time, travelled 650km in only 4 hours to arrive dead on time. And best of all you arrive at Moscow rather than Birmingham! Day 1 and after a quick hot shower we set off on the Moscow Metro to find Red Square. Easier said than done unless you a) ...
... sandwiches to last us all night. We hadn't eaten much for the day as we were saving up for our special dinner for Andrew's birthday at our flash Moscow Hotel!
During our time "in detention" we met a lovely young woman from Germany who had been trying to fly to Taipei but was told she couldn't get onto her flight as she needed a visa to enter Taipei (incorrect info).
We were finally escorted to the door of ...
... violators of the museum rules)
... what I decide to do. Finally, some athletics. On the way I passed a small line of beggars. First a woman with animals, who I only spotted because a kitten was doing its own thing so she picked it up by the scruff of the neck and put it back on its pity podium. Next to her was a crippled lady, without upper limbs. At first I was a little fearful, then I realised she was ar (NO! ed). In the stadium, I loved the 4x400m heats. The Cubans messed up their 3rd change ...