Bye-bye, Hotel Moscow

It has just occurred to me that the building laconically depicted on the standard label of perhaps the most popular Soviet/Russian vodka, Stolichnaya, is no more. The Moskva hotel, certainly not the ugliest one in Moscow, has been pulled down to be replaced by a shopping-entertainment-hotel complex.

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