Filippov Na Nevsky
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
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... cars are extremely clean and we had a quick enjoyable ride.
We met our bus and then headed to Peterhoff, home of the Grand Palace of Peter the Great. Built to rival Versailles, it defies description. We toured the magnificent chambers and wandered the lowered gardens with over 150 cascading fountains. From here, we took a hydrofoil back to St. Petersburg, met our bus and stopped ...
28th May no idea what day it is...Dobroye Utro I woke early and decided to walk...so around the decks 20 times took about an hour. Roger joined me running, much harder for him to achieve this and he is missing dry land. Prue ventured upstairs to the exercises, John slept. By 9 Prue Roger and Bev were into the second Russian language lesson with the lovely Anatastia who calls everyone Dear ladies and Gentlemen and tells us to 'be attentive" and to please dear ladies ...
St Petersberg - I'm not sure what I expected to find when I got here, as you will realise I am no Historian, my knowledge of history of any country is vague to say the least and I'm not a big reader but I love to see things.
That for me is what traveling is about breathing the air, seeing the buildings, walking the streets, smelling the food and watching the people.
What we did expect was for it to be cold - you think Russia, you think cold, but ...
... fit down streets that should not be achievable by the laws of physics and, on the footpaths, people are darting here and there narrowly avoiding cyclists and roller-bladers. Once we checked into our hotel, we were a little hesitant to explore on our own, not being entirely sure how safe we would be. A chat to the concierge and we decided to take a short stroll around the corner to the Transfiguration cathedral. ...
Slept in a bit and got under way about 11am for a walk to the Metro station (old hands now). The subways are amazing! Not only are they a long way down, but their interiors are works of art. Every subway station is different, but each is ornately decorated. Photos of various subway stations are scattered throughout! The trains also go very very fast, and the doors are unforgiving. They slam shut after the warning ...