Kosher, halal, vegetarian, or gluten-free diet?
A victim of reading too many warnings to travellers to Russia? Or have your Russian aunt’s stories paralyzed your will?
Talk to me. I doubt any of your concerns will appear strange. And most of them will allow for a positive resolution.
The weirdest in 2012 I can think of was a young lady who made arrangements to stay at Hostel Basilica, then happened to watch Hostel horror film on her way to Russia, and instantly developed a phobia of anything with “hostel” in its name. Arrangements needed to be made fast to find her non-hostel accommodation at hostel rates.