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... work so couldn't get to see that.
Peter saw a magnificent war memorial set in extensive grounds of gardens and walk ways. 26 million Russians died in the period 1941 - 1945 and this huge loss is marked by this first class exhibition which features a number of enormous murals where artists have combined 3d and 2d to depict significant battles in the liberation of Russian cities from the Nazis. 2.6 million chains hang from the ceiling in the Hall of ...
... the number of spectators, by blocking so much of what can be seen.
It wasn't the odd photo that was the problem - we were equally to blame for that -- but the videoing of the entire thing.
WHO on God's Earth would EVER want to sit around at home watching 30 minutes of soldiers marching about and twirling guns?
But after strolling around the Kremlin gardens, watching children picking daisies (really!) I started to calm ...
... of St Basil's Cathedral are all at the end of Tverskaya Street so quite easy to find, I cheated a bit and found an Irish pub about 10 minutes from from Red Square to retreat for dinner and a few beers ( I know, I know......go all the way to Moscow and go to an Irish pub!) I was struggling with language, writing and general chaos of Moscow so this was a helpful retreat, give me chance it's early days! I eventually braved the Moscow metro, headed for the ...
... given yesterday.
It was getting late, and time for us to be driven back to the train station and the four hour trip back to St. Petersburg.
We were all exhausted from the pre-dawn start and all the walking. Our group was quiet on the train, and on the final bus ride back to our ship.
There was one last hurdle: passport control at dockside. It had been rigorous each time we came and went. But now it was ...
... bruising to Right elbow & shoulder starting to come out. We had a wander through the ultra expensive Gum store as Arthur needed to buy pair casual shoes. We saw a pair he liked ---$2,000!! We Could not see how they justify the price. Later Arthur bought a nice casual pair & I got a dark blue flat pair with buttons. We did the Red double decker Bus tour around Moscow City & ...