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Oct 3, 2017 - Coughing and sneezing
We are cruising again today. Denise is feeling worse than Mike. Mike went to breakfast and brought Denise some fruit and bagel (she is obviously under the weather). We finally felt good enough to go up and look at a very old church as we cruised past. Then we went to a Russian history presentation given by Misha, one of the guides. It covered the late 1930s to 1985. Denise is napping and Mike is on the shipboard computer. Today we cruised the scenic Volga-Baltic waterway. The waterway connects the Volga to the Baltic Sea. It is over 229...Jump to full entry
Dec 13, 2004 - Last Week Moscow!
Sunday, Dec 12th: What a great day! We toured Red Square- the Kremlin, the Armery, some churches, and the Kremlin. We had a traditional Russian meal for lunch at a historic restaurant, and then went on a 2-hour bus tour of Moscow. The absolute BEST part of the day was going to the world-reknowned Bolshoi theater for an authentic performace of Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker." The performance was amazing! Monday, Dec 13th: Today is a day off. We have wandered around Moscow and will be meeting up with the Russian volunteers upon their arrival from...Jump to full entry