VasHotel Ostankino

29 Botanicheskaya Street, Moscow, Central Russia, 127276, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Moscow - day 2

A travel blog entry by chris-roisin

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... tomb of the Unknown Soldier. This event occurs every hour and the guards have to remain perfectly still during their hour on duty. I heard that these soldiers goosestep to and from their post. This is an understatement. For one brief moment I thought that I was witnessing the Kremlin Guard’s Monty Python Appreciation Society giving their rendition of the Ministry of Silly Walks (see photo. The camera never lies!)

From the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier can be ...

Made it to Moscow

A travel blog entry by ritawritatravel

2
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Another night flight and a short connection in Helsinki later, I've made it to Moscow. After smoothly going through passport control and baggage claim (Go FinnAir for the short turnaround! Though our flight did land early) it was off to navigate the way to the hotel. It wasn't as easy as I though despite making detailed notes as English signage is minimal. Luckily some ...

Watching the World Championships

A travel blog entry by mrsmac

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... dressed as swans and Battleship Potemkin with Eisenstein filming it. The Parade of flags represented 206 countries and Vladimir Putin himself was present to open them.

The Marathon for women. This was run on the first afternoon at 2pm. It was extremely hot with temperatures in the high 20s and very high humidity. More than a third of the entrants did not finish. The timing was ridiculous and we were told was scheduled as such as it was prime TV viewing in Japan and one ...

How lucky are we. Joint publication.

A travel blog entry by jeffandwen-40

2
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... side of the Volga are the skyscraper buildings of Moscow's growing central business area. "Hedgehogs in the fog' was how Seeva described these tall buildings. More photo opportunities for Oleg then a lovely walk back across the Volga via a pedestrian walkway. Two more Metro rides and we were back at the hotel. We convinced Vera and her family to join us for "beer o'clock" and to round off another superb day.
Tomorrow we join our cruise.
DA SVIDANYA
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The last 5 days...

A travel blog entry by graceandgary

15

... from Troy. Well worth a visit. We left late in the afternoon and wandered over the street to look at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. This is famous for being the church which the band Pussy Riot performed at and earned some of its members time behind bars. It was also famous for once being the site of the worlds largest swimming pool after the orginal building was blown up by Stalin. The Cathedral was rebuilt and finished in 1997. On Friday ...

Location

This hotel, located in the 1 area of Moscow, is near Tretyakov Gallery (Old), Lomonosov Moscow State University (MGU), Patriarch's Pond, and Peredelkino.
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