- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Adjoining Rooms
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... are broken anyway, so after a while and getting pestered by taxi drivers I wandered back for dinner and a warm up, luckily on my return one of the hostel owners was there and explained how the minibus/ vans worked, you just get in and wait for the bus to fill up, when driver thinks he has enough punters then you go, no timetable, no idea how long you wait, just get in, most have blacked out windows so you've no idea if it's full/ drivers asleep etc, righto and it should ...
Beautiful, clear Lake Baikal, is the deepest lake in the world and holds 20% of the world's fresh water. We stayed in a village called Listvyanka on the eastern shore of the lake, about an hour south of Irkutsk. It was so lovely to off and train and even more enjoyable to be out of the city and in fresh, clean air. It was a beautiful surrounding, the lake is crystal clear, the sun shining and the snow capped mountains glittering in the back ground. We stayed two nights by the lake and ...
... the main attractions. The main road runs beside the lake and along this the village of Listvyanka is spread. However, the walk down to the village an hour after settling in to our accommodation, although cold, was actually fairly pleasant and gave us an opportunity to see the local houses close up, but apart from some work being done on a new log house no-one else was about. So the morning in Listvyanka began snowy, ...
... town with pretty wooden buildings and churches. We visited an old manor house which once belonged to a member of the Decembrist movement. A group of political activists, many of whom were from high society, held a revolt on the 26th December 1825 (hence Decembrists) in St Petersburg after Constantine, who should have been Tsar following his father's death, made his renunciation. Constantine's brother, Nicholas I, stepped up. The Decembrist movement was over thrown, ...
How lucky are we with the weather? Yesterday it rained most of the day but we were travelling on the train all day so it didn’t matter. This morning we arrived in Irkutsk and it was cool but relatively fine and only a few drops of rain. Hopefully it will continue for the next day or so as we travel around Lake Baikal.
Today was a very full day after our lazy day yesterday. We arrived in Irkutsk early and left to go touring at 9.30. We went to the middle ...