Motel Voyage Hotel
- Shuttle bus service
- Non-smoking rooms
- Hot tub
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Day 1 of 3 of our visit to St. Petersburg, Russia. It is a return visit for Yvonne and I,having been here some years back on a river trip. It is a beautiful city certainly worthy of return visits and I fully expected to learn more about the city, it's history and culture.
Our arrival this morning was greeted with bright sun and blue skies with a predicted daytime temperature of 67 degrees, which is considered high for this time of the year. Our local ...
... gold, enamel and crazy! It really was special plus it is one of the only Onion Domed churches in the city. We didn't go in but we will come back on our own to see the mosaic museum inside on Sunday. We drove up next to one of the many canals that cross St Petersburg, it is known as Venice of the North. (So is Amiens, Amsterdam & Brugge). But the buildings and palaces that line the canals do make it feel very Venetian. Our final stop was a large square that had a ...
... s building code however did not allow for structures taller than the 23.5 meters of the residence of the emperor, the Winter Palace. The architect found an ingenious solution to the problem and crowned the building with a glass atrium which is in turn, crowned by a glass globe creating the impression of substantial elevation. Cleverly, the optical elevation was subtle enough not to overshadow the Kazan Cathedral or the Church of the Saviour on The ...
... booked a double in a private room and loved it. There was a lot of room and a TV, not that we needed it. But we had shared bathrooms and showers which is a sacrifice. But it was worth it since we were in such a great location. We walked to all the tourist sites. We were just off Nevsky Prospect, the main thoroughfare for cars and pedestrians. We spent a lot of time wandering those streets. Luckily, it's mainly used by locals for everything and is ...
... the tromp l'oeil but the marquetry floors that you casually stroll across are works of art in their own right. Doors, likewise, that are patterned with a great many woods and you can't see the joins. Every notable famous artist is well represented. The Russians are well organised and everything works. If there is one important thing that modern civilisation has brought us it is that a good set of togs is essential. From the Greeks and Romans who were, ...