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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... buried with wonderful details of the line of descendants. We were fortunate to hear a brief performance of a men's acapella group that was wonderful. We stopped and had a delightful lunch of salad, borscht and beef stroganoff with a cold Belgium beer with ice cream for dessert. We next visited Yusupov Palace, a family line that goes back at least as far as the Romanovs. This Crimean merchant family's wealth rivaled that of the Tsar. Prince Felix ...
... they would come in their leotards down for breakfast. Despite their strict regiment they were like a pack of wild rats running up and down the aisles in the hallways and especially during the breakfast buffet, piling their plates, going back for 2nds and 3rds, and leaving plates with half eaten food.
... From Russia with luv finally, maybe!?
Time to put on my silk skirt and crochet jacket I had carried around carefully folded in a ziplock bag. No room for shoes, so it all had to be set off with my pink and white trainers. Well not a look I think will catch on, but hopefully enough to pass the dress code. Would never have gotten away with it at the Bolshoi darlinkkk!
So off we went to the Mariinski Theatre built in honour of Tsarin Marija Alexandrova, wife of Alexander ...
... bit and to pop into the fancy 'Art Nouveau' grocery store that Viktoria raved about. I found some macaroons, like the ones we’d had in Paris, and couldn’t resist buying a box with the plan to share them with John, Lorie, Doug and Carrie, but once I got them out of the store I realized there were only 5 in the box, so Cathy and I were forced to eat the lot ourselves (as it turned out, a fortunate decision, because by the time we ...
Apparently in order to escape as much as possible of the early morning traffic gridlock which happens in St Petersburg they get the tours going at the crack of dawn. Despite it being Sunday we were no exception – be at the meeting point at 6.30am. And of course if you've read yesterday’s entry you’ll know that we didn’t exactly have an early night last night. However I am my mother’s daughter and like her seem to be managing on ...