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Survivors From the Soviet Era

Out with the old and in with the new -- that's the Moscow hotel scene in 2006.

Russian Hospitality Tries to Clean Up Its Act

Several new local hotel brands are hoping to eventually take on the big international players.

Posh Future Awaits Ex-Pioneer Camp

A $30 million project in the Moscow region is the first of many resorts that an investment fund plans to create across the country.

A Reworking for Rooms, Rates

As international travelers head further down the road in 2006, heads throbbing from $400-a-night room tabs, they can look forward to a little rate relief, more luxuries and some snazzy new lodgings.

Priced Out of the Center, Tourists Go Suburban

Bulat Averianov, from Ulan Ude, stepped out for a cigarette outside the Izmailovo hotel complex after spending the morning moving his luggage from a different hotel across town.

Moscow Hospitality: Visitors' Point of View

Lachlan Ayres, 27, of Britain, said he and his parents were staying in a flat near Chistiye Prudy for $79 a night.

Perm Trio Makes Its Mark With Hotel Chain

Three businessmen from Perm have created a national hotel chain, Amaks Grand Hotels, which operates 13 hotels across Russia.

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