- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
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... of summer.
Peterhof is not a large palace, having only about 30 rooms. Unfortunately this is one of the palaces where photography is not allowed so you will need to go to the Internet to see what the interior of the palace looks like. There are several notable rooms including one whose walls are almost completely covered with 368 paintings of womens' heads.
There are several other palaces located at ...
... Somehow, with all the financial problems Russia has over the years, they got the money together to repair so much of the damage and to train artisans where none existed any more.
Amazing -- and all credit to them.
The parks were full of colourful wedding parties and exuberant high school students celebrating their graduation.
What a change!
Seventy years later - the city has bounced back magnificently.
... was a great - and safe - place to view the sites of downtown St Petersburg.
The studio may have been a good place to take a break and look over the views but we found the photography displays somewhat tedious. It was after 1.30 pm and time to move on to the Kazan Cathedral and the House of Books, and what we hoped would be the highlight of our day, our optional tour to the Church of the Saviour on The Spilled Blood.
KAZAN CATHEDRAL & ...
... it was pretty pretty from the boat, it was also very very cold! This probably wasn't helped by the fact we had to wait 20 mins on the boat before it even went anywhere!! To warm up after the boat ride we climbed the 262 steps up to the colonnade around the main drum dome of St Isaac's Cathedral from where we had an amazing view of the city as the sun started to set. From there we walked back to our hostel along the river and through the Summer ...
... real-life version of Frogger. Maybe someone could write a first-person computer game where you have to walk from the train station to the winter palace without getting killed, robbed or catching herpes. Anyway, the winter palace. This is the best (only) attraction in StP. Spellcheck thinks that should be STD and I tend to agree with it. The winter palace is basically where the Tsars spent the winter. It was ...