Piter Hotel

5/1 Dobrolyubova Prospekt, St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, 197198, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg

Welcome to Russia in St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by goodner on Aug 06, 2014

38 photos

... and I took Sam Jackson. As soon as Sam provided his passport, the agent completely cut through his passport jacket (a clear protective sleeve on the outer flaps of the passport) with a pair of scissors. For no reason. Welcome to Russia.

We found our guide, Inga, who took us to an enormous van that could accommodate 10 people. We had to get a van because the car option could only accommodate 3 people. We set off for the Hermitage museum, ...

The First of Two Great Days in St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by rambling_roamer on Jul 06, 2014

7 photos

... We saw paintings by Rembrandt, da Vinci and other masters, many of which were obtained when individual collections were “nationalized” during the Soviet times. As impressive, though, were the buildings themselves. There was gold everywhere and magnificent art that was built right into the buildings. For example, Raphael’s Loges from the Vatican were reproduced on the walls and ceiling of a gallery. After our visit to the Hermitage (and ...

From Russia With Love

A travel blog entry by blair~rachelle on Sep 09, 2013

3 comments, 49 photos

... assumed to be, religious hymns. It was almost eerie.

We also started to prepare for our upcoming six day Trans-Siberian train journey. We went to the food bazaar that Scotty recommended and purchased a large quantity of dried fruits. We also saw whole rabbits on display at the meat counters in addition to a very wide variety of meats. Ewww. Since our laptop is filling up with pictures we were only able to download a few movies, so we are going ...


A travel blog entry by mek1 on Aug 15, 2013

1 comment, 16 photos

... and its population decimated by 2/3rds during WWII. Leningrad never surrendered but many of the palaces which are located outside of the old town were plundered and set on fire. But they have all been reconstructed.

We went first to the Yusupov Palace. Yusupov was a Muslim from Siberia who became the wealthiest man in all Russia. It has its own theatre which was in the ...

St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by johnnym on Aug 08, 2013

1 comment, 7 photos

... Russia, who I have already trusted with my Russian visa and train St P-Moscow, can fix it, for a fee. So the question, with no answer for now, becomes; Vlad-Skor, or visa fees and Mong-Chin? As for my progress in Santa Peter, not bad for a day, so long as you want to experience a definition of 'whistlestop'. Helsinki is a compact, unhurried city. This isn't, and not have I been. * length of time between lights changing to green and the first honk from behind. Orig. ...