Hotel Anjuta on Ladozhskaya

Industrialniy 40 building 1 , St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg

Home Of The Tsars

A travel blog entry by tdv95 on Aug 06, 2014

2 comments, 96 photos

... is the place where Grigory Rasputin was murdered in 1916 (if you were a disco queen like Marlene S you might remember the name from the 70's song by Boney M). There seems little agreement on whether or not Rasputin was a docile, semi-religious pacifist who had healing powers, or a womanizing, evil puppet-master responsible for all of Russia's problems, but you have to sit up and take notice when a gaggle of murderers had to poison, shoot with three different guns, ...

Last day in St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by carallan on Jul 12, 2014

74 photos

... any of the information either.

We walked back to collect our bags as it wasn't that far, and this time we didn't get lost. We figured it was better to get to the station early to make sure we were in the right place and on the right train, than risk being late and missing it. Picked up our bags, and managed the subway with them without falling down the escalators. Had to change once, so lots of them to navigate. Found the ...

Saint Petersburg Day two

A travel blog entry by mgibbs on Apr 14, 2014

12 photos

... then was it for sale. I found the whole conversation disturbing because it showed a complete lack of understanding if how the west sees Russia, and also a fearsome belief in Russia's superiority in the world. He described Poland as. Happy little dog barking at an elephant and thereby dismissed a nation as insignificant. Very powerful insight into the Russian psyche, even granting that not everyone will think this ...

Landfall Russia

A travel blog entry by timthelibrarian on Aug 31, 2013

6 comments

... a tailwind all the way so we landed about 45 minutes early. Got through customs fine after a decent queue. Withdrew what seems like a lot of money at the ATM but in reality wasnt. About 30 roubles to the dollar at the moment.

My first chance to practice my Russian wasn't glorious (just asking for directions to the toilet) but I made myself understood. Those language books have paid off! Caught the shuttle bus from the airport to ...

Staying in St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe on Jul 16, 2013

... been in our team before) and – wonder of wonders – we actually won! So that’s two nights on the trot, so maybe we’ve now got our brains in gear!

After the quiz we just sat for a while, talking and drinking, then it was back to our cabin and off to bed.

Wednesday, 17th ...

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