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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... an act of terrorism. Oy! Anyway, there wasn’t a single moment that I ever felt unsafe. The Russian people seemed to go about their business as normal and they seemed pretty nice to me. It was just hard to get around because not many people spoke English and all the signs were in Russian, which doesn’t even use the same letters from the alphabet we use. That was a challenge, but every once in a while there is a translated menu.
On my first day in St Petersburg, I went ...
... but much more relaxing. When I said we'd be staying on the bus as we'd seen St Isaac's Cathedral the previous day, she was momentarily taken aback, but then said we could get off the bus and wander around if we liked, just be back by the appointed time. Several others then said they'd do that. There was no way Ron and I were going to rush in and out of the rain again unnecessarily.
We had an hours drive ...
... I was there. When I got to my carriage the carriage conductor asked to see my passport. I handed it over, she flicked through it and then asked where was my visa? I replied inquisitively 'visa?' 'Yes, visa for Belarus?' Oh fiddlesticks! I had brought the wrong ticket! There was 2 trains from St. Pete to Vilnius, one went through Belarus and the other Latvia, the difference being I don't need a visa to go through Latvia but ...
... Tolle from a certain angle. You see, as Elena told me the other day, when De Tolle was sitting for his statue, he started having an affair with the artist's wife. Understandably angry but unable to turn down the commission, the artist got his revenge in other ways. From the front, De Tolle is depicted holding a map case. But viewed from Kuznetsov's statue opposite, it looks like De Tolle is holding his penis. Moral of the story: don't **** off the artist about ...
... hanging around the centre between the two outings we had during the day, but instead went back to the hotel mid day to reassess how many bank cards we were carrying around between us and to leave some more things in the room safe. Also to make sure we both had the numbers required to stop cards quickly.
That done, we had our second trip of the day by hydofoil across the Bay of Finland to Peterhof Palace which had been the summer palace of Peter ...