Randhouse Bed & Breakfast Sennaya
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... of the self service restaurants that were about and filled up on Borcht soup.
We loved St Petersburg and can honestly say that we would go back, there is so much to see.
If you’re on a budget the food & drink can be a bit expensive but not extortionate for a city of this size, most of the time you will find someone who can speak English and some restaurants will offer English menus. If you decide to go to the Hermitage - take a ...
... with icons. There is a christening and the chanting adds to the atmosphere. Back on the coach to another church, St Isaac's which is impressive from all sides with many large columns. Across the river onto the island for a group photo then passed Peter and Paul Fortress to see The Aurora, the gunboat with the cannon that fired the short to start the Russian Revolution. Back to the hotel to change for the final group ...
... amazing island where there are local churches made totally of wood, mainly local pine from the surrounding forests. They are unfortunately in
disrepair and due to lack of finance the local carpenters have to work for
nothing until funding is approved. They have to underpin the foundations and
re-cover the onion shaped domes and this task won't be completed until 2018.
What a challenge for the toy boys back home!
We are learning ...
... in 1703 with purpose against the Swedish army. The height was only 404 feet. Thus, when you looked around the city, everything was flat and you enjoyed a broad view of the city. No pressure no compulsion. Everything was calm and peaceful. I started to like city without skyscrapers.
We didn't go inside the Fortress. Instead, we took a walk outside. There was a small beach there with a concert on. Many young people were ...
... German, British, Flemish, Dutch, Italian ...art, as well as antiquities from all over the world and from several different eras. Tricky to work out where to head first, but we ended up in the rooms that showed off the palace as it used to be. Fabulous ceilings everywhere, from white to blue, to gold, with walls of every colour, and many types of parquetry floors. We headed through the paintings from the impressionists ...