Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

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Second day in St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Second day in St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by eugineanded

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... whole thing!) The cathedral and the museums inside were quite interesting. The bistro caf was quite nice, not to mention the Russian pancake stall. Then we strolled along the river to the St Isaac's Cathedral. Wow... the interior of the church ...

Jesus Christ Superstar!, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Jesus Christ Superstar!

A travel blog entry by kenee

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... Time Rice's rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar at the Akimov on Nevsky Prospect...this after a viewing (on the last day) of Mikhail Lemkhim, 60 Portraits (black and white photography) at the Stroganov Palace...Saint Petersburg surely is non-stop ...

where i live, St Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

where i live

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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this is where i live. the place is much nicer than it looks on the pictures. people are friendly and quiet most of the time. unfortunately there are two music stores on the other side of the street. they seem to have a battle going on about who can play ...

Peterhof Imperial Summer Palace, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

Peterhof Imperial Summer Palace

A travel blog entry by sisi.lu

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我是一個很糟糕的遊客,不會先做功課,要去的地方的次序我都可以搞混 ...

Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Nevsky Prospekt

A travel blog entry by chop49

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... ) we headed there and turned left towards the Neva River about a mile and three quarters away. Everything I've read about St Petersburg (including the city guides in our hotel room) has said that Nevsky Prospekt is the city's seething main ...

The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

The Hermitage

A travel blog entry by chop49

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Natasha, our tour guide, met us at the hotel in the early afternoon.  When I inquired how we were going to get to the Hermitage (nearly 2 miles away), she said we could either take a taxi, which was expensive, or we could take a mini-bus, which was ...

The Hermitage, Prettiest Museum in the World, St Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

The Hermitage, Prettiest Museum in the World

A travel blog entry by baggagewhores

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After the dramas and disappointments of Moscow it was somewhat refreshing when the Hermitage in St. Petersburg turned out to exceed our expectations - at least in the area of architecture. It didn't seem that this would be the case at first, what with ...

Moscow Express, St Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Moscow Express

A travel blog entry by barthdkk

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... . After dinner we called it a night to try to conserve money and rest up. Weve probably walked about 40 miles since weve been in St Petersburg. The city is huge, everything seems to be on the other side from our hotel, and were too afaid to take the ...

Bogoyavleniye, St Petersburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Bogoyavleniye, St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by shenanigans

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... few hours of daylight are spent doing a short walking tour of the nearby area. It becomes immediately obvious that St Petersburg does everything on a grand scale and no expense was spared in the construction and renovation of important city landmarks. We ...

good evening after good day, More St. Petersburg 2nd day, Russia travel blog

good evening after good day

A travel blog entry by worths

M's cold is much,much better after nap and we saw another magic show,just as delightful as the first. Thanks to the cold medication and nap M manages to stay up late as the clocks went back 2hours. Time zones are complicated in the Baltic and Russia ...

baidi in peter, St. petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

baidi in peter

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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haha,finally i'm here~ to be ...

Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

Peter and Paul Fortress

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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... I from Sweden during the Northern War. For Peter I this land was an important access to the sea. In order to protect it, the "St. Petersburg" fortress was founded on a small island in the Neva delta on the 16th of May in 1703. This date is considered to ...

Impressions, St Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

Impressions

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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impressions of a walk ------------------------------------------------------------ ------------ NEED HIGH QUALITY PHOTOS OF RUSSIA? ------------------------------------------------------------ ------------ ...

  - Victory Day, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

- Victory Day

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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- Victory Day (Russian: , Den' Pobedy) marks the capitulation of Nazi Germany to the Soviet Union in the Second World War commonly referred to in the Soviet Union as the Great Patriotic War. This capitulation ...

First Class to St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

First Class to St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by semi-backpacker

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THE MOST BEAUTIFUL OF ALL RUSSIAN CITIES After four years of visiting Russia, I finally visited St Petersburg, saving the best for last! We took a very comfortable overnight train from Moscow to St. Pete and arrived excited to take in the sites. The days ...

Meeting my Aunt Brbel, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Meeting my Aunt Brbel

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

... . A German bus driver could have never repaired the engine. He wouldnt have had to, coz of the precautions that are taken. Love and hate Russia at the same time. What an interesting feeling. In Petersburg I met with Brbel, my favourite Aunt ...

integration is not so difficult, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

integration is not so difficult

A travel blog entry by herriejeroenski

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On our second day in St Petersburg we are fully integrated in Mother Russia! We eat Borsj and Russian pancakes for breakfast, we`ve learned the Russian language (how to order a beer and say thank you) and we walked on the sunny streets while sipping ...

City of Evil, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

City of Evil

A travel blog entry by am1

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... to keep an eye out for the ‘on the go’ sign. Quote from the tour booklet. After arriving in St Petersburg, clearing the not so friendly Russian customs, I had to keep my eye out for the transfer pick up. After 60 minutes, I had decided no one ...

Saint Petersburg, Russia, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Saint Petersburg, Russia

A travel blog entry by kellyfayeurope

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September 5 Friday Royal Princess (St Petersburg) A very smooth night to awake at 6 am at St Petersburg seeing 4 other cruise ships in port. Both of us felt like a sleep in rather than jump out to the early morning reminder call, do our laps, dress and ...

Spring is arriving, St Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

Spring is arriving

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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... I continue runnig here. it was such a bliss. sunshine and warmth everywhere. soft and warm air of spring is arriving in st petersburg. the ice is melting. water is dropping from the roofs. birds are singing songs while they are floating down the ...

Hermitage and by water in Petersburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Hermitage and by water in Petersburg

A travel blog entry by carita

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We wanted to go to the Hermitage, but no luck - thanks to the Russian holidays a queue of many hours! ...

St. Isaac's Cathedral and Hermitage by night, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

St. Isaac's Cathedral and Hermitage by night

A travel blog entry by carita

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Saint Isaac's Cathedral and Hermitage by night. ...

Summerly St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation travel blog

Summerly St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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photo impressions, text will follow or not, as I'm really much too busy to write ------------------------------------------------------- NEED HIGH QUALITY PHOTOS? ...

Going to a Russian Beach, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Going to a Russian Beach

A travel blog entry by yellowdragon

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going to a russian beach ------------------------------------------------------- NEED HIGH QUALITY PHOTOS? ...

Project

Project "Sightsee Northern Venice in one day"

A travel blog entry by pyres

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... cannon shot signaled the beginning of the Revolution of 1917 (also visited the first building of St. Petersburg - the log cabin of Russian emperor Peter the Great) Peter and Paul Fortress Vasily's Island The Bronze Horseman (statue dedicated to ...

Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Russian Museum

A travel blog entry by pyres

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Visited the State Russian Museum, the largest depository of russian fine art in St. Petersburg. Found some of my favourite paintings by russian painters: The Ninth Wave by Ivan Aivazovsky, Ship Forest by Shishkin, etc. One of the museum's wings contained ...

Sunday Mass and Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Sunday Mass and Hermitage Museum

A travel blog entry by oski

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... Russian restaurant just around the block from our hotel that was ranked very highly on Tripadvisor. It was another incredible Russian meal- caviar and blini's, borscht, stroganoff, reindeer with juniper berry sauce, and Siberian black milk ...

Kes ees - see mees, Saint Petersburg, Russia travel blog

Kes ees - see mees

A travel blog entry by alimoro

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Setting off in: 56 days Mood: sleepy but double-excited What have we been recently up to: 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 10 hours of sleep -  an approximate amount of hours spent sleeping during this week, full of tests, exams and other important life ...

St Petersburg - a day at the Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia travel blog

St Petersburg - a day at the Hermitage

A travel blog entry by waynedale

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... and if it only takes a few minutes to smoke a cigarette, these people must go through several packets a day. Phenomenal. Walking around St Petersburg is like swallowing an ashtray and you can probably figure out that I'm not a smoker. With all the white ...

"Although this land is not my own..."

A travel blog entry by gallopmonkey

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... finally pulling out of Finlandsky Station (the same station that Lenin arrived April 3, 1917 in order to start the Revolution). St Petersburg in particular has really captivated me, and last night while walking along Griboevda Canal, I kept looking at ...

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