Moscow, Russia, December 1996-January 1997..After years of neglect Sandunovskaya Banya, Russia's most famous public bath-house, has been restored to its former spendour. Located close to the Kremlin, the 100 year old baths used to be popular with Communist Party cadres. Today they are a favourite meeting place for Moscow's nouveau riche..The local pensioner drying her hair gets reduced rates for the banya facilities..
- Jeremy Nicholl
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pensioner mobile phone mobile phone telephone cellular cell-phone Russia Moscow banya bath bath-house public bathing baths rich wealth crowd luxury new Russian wealthy exclusive crowds leisure rest relax relaxation people play entertainment customer bathroom sauna steam steam-room parilka exotic luxurious expense fun bathe spa cell call communicate communication telecommunication calling GSM cellphone electronic technology network speak speaking health healthy cleanliness sanitation sanitary
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