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- Minbar in room
- TV Other Russia
- TV Channel One Russia
- Conference facilities
- Hot tub
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After some difficulties in order to get a visa, I could finally travel to Russia. i was told that a taxi is already organized and paid and the driver will wait for me with a "Bosch"-sign. After a long process of immigration and getting the luggage, i was looking for my taxi driver. No "Bosch"-sign. Then I detected a corpulent guy with greasy hair in a jumpsuit, holding a "Holiday Inn"-sign. I asked him if he was my driver, but unfortunately he ...
ANOTHER overnight train trip. You would think I would get better at it, bit I think the more you do it the less adventerous it becomes and you start dreading it a little. But I knew this was the plan, so I'll stop winjing(my new Aussie lingo). Samara is a big city on the Volga River with a nice beach and old crumbly wooden houses mixed in with the new. At first I was entranced by all the crooked houses, ...
After a week of traveling to New Sarai, we were exhausted and famished. Our supply of water was dwindling and only four or five bottles of alcohol remained but these were much stronger than the first. At night, we couldn't sleep for strange noises surrounded us, the calls of wild animals and the out of place tinkling of bells. We heard bells every night save the first. Channing blamed this on the empty alcohol bottles, but nothing was disturbing them. ...
... large!) hill for the view, magical looking back over the river and down the valley. Lunch was at a local cafe as not a lot open being a Monday. We then walked through the village, most of the places are used for summer houses, many with extensive veggie patches. We did meet some locals who live in the village permanently, their timber home a little worse for wear and their goats a little frisky! Cathy was having a nice chat with one of ...
I think I have pretty much covered off on the train journey from Aralsk to Samara in my previous posts....meeting the locals, drinking beer in the dining cart, breaking down the language barriers etc. We arrive in Samara late in the evening and make our way to our lovely hotel. Very comfortable, clean and most importantly a great shower! Known from 1935 ...