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... for us with ANYON on an iPad! Followed by a great drive through the city to our hotel with an informative talk on the way. 'Twas good to fall into a soft bed after a long shower! We have explored on foot around the area as well as riding the on off bus and enjoying a drink at one of the many places around us. It was strange to be in a foreign place, not really knowing where we were in relation to direction and no ...
... of water as they travelled through the city.
Lots of buildings. The city and immediate residential area seemed to spread out for miles.
It was Saturday, so they were very lucky with the traffic and it was very light, as most people had left town for the week-end.
After about an hour travelling through the city and into the countryside, they arrived at Catherine's Palace in Pushkin, which was originally ...
... us it was our chance of a lifetime to witness such a unique and simply spectacular piece of living art.
ST ISAACS CATHEDRAL
Nadya had planned our tour very well. On our three kilometer walk to the Armenian Embassy, we would have the opportunity to take in the grand St Isaacs Cathedral, the Monument to Nicholas I and the sights surrounding the beautiful Isaakievskiy Square. From there we headed through Palace Square, past the Admiralty ...
... old Singer company headquarters used to be on this road, which is now a book store and a cafe. A bit pricy, but through the large art deco glass window you get a great view of one of the cathedrals, and Nik's hot chocolate was so thick he had to eat it with a spoon, which to me, says it was well worth it!
On our last day we headed out of town to the Peterhof Palace and Fountains. There's the traditional tourist route there- via a very expensive boat, or ...
... to show stamped documents from all of the hotels where we will be staying. I picture someone in a small room, flickering florescent light overhead, walls painted a suitably institutional colour, pretending to keeping track of the great hordes of slumbering invaders.
We did the visa dance, but had no time to prep the what to do and how to get to it once we arrived, except...(cue the kids laughter) ...