Marshal Hotel

41 Shpalernaya Street, St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, 191123, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg

Day 57: The Fortress

A travel blog entry by ryan.lee

19

... sitting in the driver seat to let you onto the bus (payment must be made) and you go on to use the toilets that have been
installed on the bus. There is a large rubber pipeline that drains the waste
from the buses into the nearest manhole into the sewer.

As we explored the other areas of the prison, we noticed a lot of ramps that lead to walking paths along the top of the wall (payment required). ...

The Allegro to St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by suetrevsal

6

... 25 Euro wasn’t such a high price to pay after all. Eventually on the opposite bank of the river we sighted what looked like River Boats so we heaved a sigh of relief.

We arrived at the boat station only to find the Lev Tolstoy (our boat) wasn’t among the dozen or so moored there. Our driver jumped out while beckoning us to remain in the van he went to investigate where our boat was. The poor man ran from place to place trying to locate our ...

GORITSKY

A travel blog entry by kerryb

15

... on the frozen water of the lake at night and cut large sections of tthe ice out creating open water that would then lightly freeze resulting in a thin layer of ice. The enemy soldiers would begin their attack and crash through the ice. Remember, a lot of these soldiers wore chain mail protection and would sink to the bottom of the river very quickly. The monastery underwent serious reconstruction in the 1600s however it now needs a lot ...

To the Finland Station

A travel blog entry by rachel21601

6

... for dinner is not easy to find. It rains, three couples make a wrong turn, get caught in a second downpour and arrive at the restaurant, 40 minutes late. (Bob will want me to mention that we did not turn with the others, did not get caught in the rain and got to the restaurant on time.) But dinner, borscht followed by chicken Kiev for most of us, was delicious, we drank beer and vodka and now we have a good story to tell everyone at breakfast ...

A glimpse of Russia

A travel blog entry by peterandjane

48

... lived, plus there is a wonderful collection of artwork by artists such as Monet, Matisse, Van Gogh, Picasso etc. This was an amazing place to visit, and so full of history. The Peter & Paul Fortress was the original military fortress for the city, and has a lovely cathedral where all Russia's Tsars are buried, including Nicholas II and his family who were executed by the Bolsheviks. Actually, ...

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