- Swimming pool
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- Free parking
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... I didn't know enough about the conflict (and claimed to know even less than that) to hopefully cause any offence or land myself in hot water. This chap had been a doctor in a town near Donetsk and had only left for Russia once there was practically nobody left to help. He had travelled out of the West of Ukraine and into Russia from Belarus and had come all the way to Novosibirsk in order to find work. Unfortunately at about 2PM I was asked to ...
... been busy.
At lunch, we went with Alex and his friend from the training to a restaurant. His friend's driving was insane, he sped everywhere and nipped in and out of gaps like a crazy fool. We arrived in one piece to the restaurant and from the window, we could see the crowds gathering, waiting for the olympic flame to arrive. After about half an hour of people waiting, it whizzed by and it was ...
... sandwiches with my supplies. It was now around 12:30 Moscow time so it was lunch time somewhere.
I love having my Trailblazer Trans Siberian guide with me. It has a kilometre by kilometre breakdown of the journey with information on all of the stops. Looking at the map of Russia, I finally can see that I'm making progress across this country. Up to now my travels have been restricted to what is really a tiny corner of Russia. The countryside has opened up into a lot ...
... rubbish and puddles and the odd drunk laying where he fell. Facing the square is an impressive building in the neoclassical style, obviously for something important in Soviet times, but now there are some little shops and even a bank in what was once a theatre. However, mostly the place appears to be empty. The bank is where my humans had to go to change money and inside it was a long narrow room with a row of teller booths on one side, above them running ...
... city has to offer and more. He did not speak any English but no problem, he brought his friend Max to translate.
The city tour Igor gave us was truly amazing and inspiring. About every building, bridge and stone on the street, he knew a story. Max almost couldn't`t manage to translate as fast as Igor was producing his stories.
Besides being a great doctor, historicus and storyteller, Igor also turned out to be a high-speed photographer. We had ...