Comfort Hotel on Chekhova

2 Chekhova Street, St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, 191104, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg

Border crossing into the Motherland

A travel blog entry by haydos2014

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... of us may be stripped searched or at least interrogated at some desk, under a gas lamp in a smoke filled room, with a fat Russian official called Boris, with his shirt open airing a hairy chest and gold chain, while Viktor, his giant offsider menaced us with a scowl and struck his baton into his open hand. But..... This didn't happen. We were met with smiles, friendliness and a degree of apathy to be honest. The three or four staff ...

From Russia With Love

A travel blog entry by blair~rachelle

3
49

... 5 pages long) giving us tips and advice for our stay in St. Petersburg. It was also very entertaining. Here is an excerpt of the beginning of Scotty's 'Insider List'.

"Caveat: This is not a type of tourist guide you have ever read in your life! It's not for the faint of heart! But I believe in every advantage being in my arsenal so here we go! I want you protected while your visit St Petersburg so your going to hear the good the bad and ...

Tour of the city and some history

A travel blog entry by kkelly432

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... bodies of the Czars and their families going back to Peter the Great are interred under large marble coffins. This building has a tall gold spire on it which is visible from almost everywhere. In contrast, the prison, primarily for political prisoners was rather eerie. Dostyovsky (spelling?) is one of those imprisoned here, though he ended up in Siberia for 10 years. The first prisoner was Peter the Great's son, who, on his father's orders, was tortured there as it ...

St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by johnnym

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7

... cathedral, central Naval museum, Rostral columns, Winter palace, Alexander column, General staff building and finally, just when I was meandering back along Nevsky prospect and not far from the hostel, Lutheran church of St. Peter and Paul-glanced left and there it was, lurking. It doesn't pay to walk around with head down, especially here. A few other sights were off in the distance, but I went at least past if not round that lot. With today being a day for ...

It's just the beginning

A travel blog entry by oliehuntersmart

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... we did start to question the trip we'd been booked onto as we were surrounded by OAPs queueing to get to the loo for the entire flight! We landed in St. Petersburg at 3.30pm local time, and immediately had to face a huge immigration queue, opting to join the shortest one only to find out we had picked the most thorough immigration officer. Eventually through we hopped onto a bus and hit rush hour on the metro reaching ...

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