Grand Hotel Kazan
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Kazan
... 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 ...
... agreed to speak to Miss Piggy who judging from the gear change in her voice got a bit of a straightening from the agent. A little exhausted we napped and showered before heading out for food in the city centre. Kazan is pretty and bustling with russian tourists and impressions are good. On route to the centre we meet 'Kazan cat' an aluminium sculpture of a reclining cat famous for bringing wealth to the city and keeping unruly mice in check. Others were stroking the cat's tummy ...
... them for Nick (if he hadn’t already worked it out). Then he showed us an outfit which had set a Guinness World Record and explained that the Museum Director was one of the 4-person team who had set this record – riding the sidecar for 25,505km NON-STOP – it took 20 days! Then Alexander (that’s the Museum Director) pointed out some awards and indicated that these had been won by our guide, Sergei. Yes, Sergei was a multiple Soviet ...
We started off about 20 minutes late but I guess that is irrelevant in a journey of this length and so the long dreamed adventure began .......................
The Muslim people are the patrilineal descendants of Toqa Temur who was the Grandson of Genghis Khan.The city, capital of Tatarstan, is the 7th largest in Russia and following all the wars between the Tatars and Moscow it now enjoyes special priveleges.