Grand Hotel Kazan
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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... destroyed in the Stalin era. The church was in more original condition and was very light and spacious inside compared to some of the others we have been in. The Kremlin also had its own leaning tower which is very old and is out of line by 2 metres. It has been reinforced to stop it toppling over. The other interesting thing was excavations showing the original tombs of the Tsars of Kazan before they were taken over by Ivan the ...
... is just one of those things you gotta do, though. Again, this is most definitely not unique to Kazan or Russia.
Stairs in Russia are another great example of not making complete sense. Stairs are never even. I am talking like one stair can be five times taller than another. Some slippery tile stairs even have a nice slant to them in case you just wanted to slide down the stairs. Moral of the story, you better be very attentive to your footing or your shins will soon ...
... Russia. I have a twin bed (I think), bedside stand, closet cupboard thing, desk with two chairs, like a 22nd century lamp (so cool-responds to your touch), big cupboard/showcase/shelf thing, and a TV. I will definitely be watching some Russian TV to improve my Russian. The best part about my room is the view. My window faces the complex courtyard, but beyond the buildings I can see the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral in Kazan (in Russian ...
... the city, I can only agree. The whole city, but especially the area around the Kremlin, feels somewhat like something out of a fairytale, with the Kremlin’s tough red walls and all the onion domes scattered about the city.
My first evening in the city, my priorities were pretty clear, to find accomodation. Eventually, after three that didn’t exist and one that only served Russians, I found a hostel where I was put in a room with five ...
... bus stop was
for our hostel, so she helped us across the road as if we were two little
children. She waited with us until our bus came, asked the driver to let us off
at the right stop and she asked us to please call her when we got to our hostel
so that she knew we had arrived safely! It’s not often that we have received
such hospitality from a group of random strangers.
Our hostel on the other hand was a ...