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... milion people on a regular work day.
We met up outside St Basil's and most went back to the hotel to collect some warm clothing for the evening river cruise and to have a short break.
From 2pm we walked as one group through the Kremlin walls and into the Kremlin proper. We had always imagined 'the Kremlin' to be one significsnt building. In fact a Kremlin is a walled fortress and there are many across Russia. However Moscow's Kremlin is something to ...
... in this scenic setting.
Our last night on board.
One last champagne on the deck at sunset.
One last night making merry with Uma and Prakash -- our new Indian friends from Pasadena.
John and Paula from Corfu / Southampton.
And a large Texan vet with a very loud voice belting out his favourite (I stress HIS) country and western songs.
What a city.
What a journey.
... and after much nodding, sweating and pointing at screens I purchased my ticket on the Sapsan high speed train to St Petersburg...phew! The one thing I have noticed whilst here is that all the buildings, shops, metro stations in fact anywhere inside are almost too warm so the advice of layers was right as your soon peeling them off when indoors, maybe it's just me having spent years in a cold workshop and my extra insulation?..ok fat! Im definitely ...
... comb & mint water & robes -all very nice Then shower wash hair & dress for breakfast Breakfast wast a delicious smorgasboard of fruit nuts muesli & hot dishes. I also had poached eggs on spinach & muffin served in a ramekin. It was just after midday when we ventured out to sightseeing Moscow on this hot & sunny August day. As we walked along the wide footpath 2 street washer trucks hosed the streets clean with ...
The trek is about to begin across the Trans Siberian to Beijing. I am afraid I will go through withdrawal from being cut off from the internet for several days straight. I have plenty of books and a pack of cards to (hopefully) keep me busy though!
I have been looking at youtube videos of people that have already taken similar rides over several days and it looks pretty good. If I ever do this again during ...