Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

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The actual excursion ( I decided to make more), St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

The actual excursion ( I decided to make more)

A travel blog entry by deannadippold

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... men did not have beards. Peter imposed a beard tax to solve this and had people shaved that refused to shave themselves.  4. St. Petersburg has had many names. It started with St. Petersburg, but this was named after St. Peter, not Peter the Great. ...

Booked on Holland America to St. Petersberg Russia, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

Booked on Holland America to St. Petersberg Russia

A travel blog entry by kingrichard146

My first time to visit Russia. We are booked on a 10 day cruise from Copenhagen to St. Petersberg Russia with an overnight there to visit all the wondrous sites of Czarist Russia. I will post entries and photos for June 2-12 ...

Rolling our way through Russia, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Rolling our way through Russia

A travel blog entry by jen_pat

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... other stores trying to rid ourselves of the backpacker look! After crossing nearly 8000km by train from Beijing, we ended our journey in St Petersburg. It was as gorgeous as everyone had told us!  We loved our hostel (Soul Kitchen) which felt like a ...

Sapsan to St Petersburg dumplings, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Sapsan to St Petersburg dumplings

A travel blog entry by jimoo

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Train 7... Moscow > St Petersburg   4hrs 10mins   2201 miles so far (as the crow flies, actual train miles, who knows!?) Quiet morning, a few more bites from the resident mosi! Navigating the tricky underground from Moscow (poor signage ...

pepper honey vodka - deeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeelicious, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

pepper honey vodka - deeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeelicious

A travel blog entry by aussiepanda

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... our info into her computer. We were in our van with our SPb guide by 9am and heading out into a wet and dreary Saint Petersburg.  Even though we were all fuming waiting in that staircase, once we were on our way, our anger was gone. Before anything ...

Il pleut, il pleut bergère...., St. Petersburg, États-Unis travel blog

Il pleut, il pleut bergère....

A travel blog entry by gi-gi

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Et oui il a plu cette nui et ce matin aussi. Parfait aujourd'hui c'est la journée du courraillage, du ménage, du lavage, épicerie et réparation de la crevaison. Le soleil a finit par sortir. Mais c'est bien il sera là demain et ...

Church and River Cruise, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Church and River Cruise

A travel blog entry by brian796

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... to sing a couple of songs alternating verses in Russian and English.  They had a group of four interns starting work in St Petersburg.  They had been in Moscow for 4 weeks and were now in St Petersburg to work with the local congregations for 2 ...

St Petersburg, St Petersburg, Russia travel blog

St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by neiltruelove

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Sightseeing in St Petersburg with 3 million, that's 3 MILLION, exhibits in the fabulous Hermitage museum! Not as cold as we feared. Seasonal average is about minus 12 degrees but we didn't experience much below freezing. Beautiful city - well worth a ...

riding the train, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

riding the train

A travel blog entry by aili

... perfect example of locomotion done properly. They provide a lunch, a filthy but functional lavatory, and occasionally a radio playing Russian pop or American classics. The people next to me, before falling into thier contented slumber, sat together ...

St Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by susankatann

Fabulous time with our own personal guide Julia and her husband driver ...

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