Courtyard St Petersburg Vasilievsky
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... s Cathedral. Incredible interior, the vastness and richness is impossible to capture. Steve lit a candle for his mother in the beautiful candle lighting area. Mandy thought candles were only for remembering the dead, but apparently not! Tip of the day, let the wax drip into holder then use it to hold the candle securely...
Walked the 269 steps to the top of the Colonnade for spectacular views over the city. The numbers ...
... lot of animals in their art, both real and imaginary. The curving lines of the beasts are beautiful to behold, even when they're being torn apart by lions or wolves.
I then moved on to the Siberian exhibit rooms. Again the preservation was amazing. Hooray for permafrost! On display is a natural mummy of a chieftain. He was about 55 when he died and had amazingly good teeth, but obviously suffered from very bad arthritis of the knees. His body was covered in tattoos, ...
... and gone to the Hermitage when it rained and saved Peterhof for another day.
We then got taken to The Church of the Spilled Blood, which is amazing! It took 24 years to build and finish the mosaic’s which entirely cover the interior, and then 27 years to restore it after the Soviet government used it as a potato and other storage facility. I am glad they didn’t blow it up like other monuments! The mosaics far out-did any other mosaic church we have been to, and ...
... clenching the dashboard that is. She dropped me off at the hostel, I made my bed, face timed me mum and had a lil power nap, as I was completely spaced out. When I woke up, I randomly & completely by chance bumped into Rosy in the lounge, who was just about to set off back to Moscow, ill see her again there. I then toddled off for what was meant to be a quick wander around, which turned into a right mission trying to find all the sights. I eventually ...
... br> The train is very nice, and very modern! Once we got underway we decided to head over to the dining car and enjoy a nice lunch. The food pictures on the front of the menu looked great, so I decided to order a sandwich. But what the waiter brought me a few minutes later was truly shocking. The sandwich looked like it was made by a 6 year old. I really couldn't believe it! And my so called sandwich, small can ...