TripAdvisor Reviews Moskomsport Hotel Moscow
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... the flight from Hong Kong to Russia before breakfast of fresh fruits, croissant, chicken & mushroom congee & juices (apple , tomato & orange.) Flying into Moscow the multi-story buildings all looked identical & resembled stacks of D size batteries We arrived at Moscow airport around 7am then a 1.5 hr drive to our Hotel through wooded forests on the roadside & many dilapidated buildings as the countryside gave way to ...
The trek is about to begin across the Trans Siberian to Beijing. I am afraid I will go through withdrawal from being cut off from the internet for several days straight. I have plenty of books and a pack of cards to (hopefully) keep me busy though!
I have been looking at youtube videos of people that have already taken similar rides over several days and it looks pretty good. If I ever do this again during ...
... breath we jumped on the moving staircase for, I would guess, probably the last time!!
St Basil’s cathedral (you know, the iconic building with all the whirly coloured, different sized onion domes.) Ivan the Terrible?? Yes, that’s the one. St Basil’s is actually 9 churches in one. Inside was a myriad of small chambers, whilst some are empty, others contain artefacts from the 16th century; leftover masonry from the original ...
Good job too, as let's just say the train was compact! A small
corridor, passed the attendant’s room and free hot water container,
and then along passed the cabins of four beds. When we first tried
squeezing in with our large bags it felt tiny, but we quickly got
ourselves sorted before any others joined us and it was actually an
ok size. The cabin was two bottom seats which pulled down to beds,
with a little table in the middle by ...
Flash interviews are conducted with athletes on their way out. Linda Stahl, having qualified in the javelin, talked about training whilst working as an assistant doctor, and is apparently "here on a leaf" which is their version of 'on a wing and a prayer' though she qualified comfortably enough. Highlight of the morning for me was the final 200m heat. Usain Bolt eased through, not needing a great time to win, looked right and spotted no one, ...