Russ Hotel

Artilleriyskaya Ulitsa 1, St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, 191104, Russian Federation | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg

Palaces of the Romanovs, Faberge Eggs and Sable!

A travel blog entry by colerumbough on Jul 29, 2014

... next floor up was really impressive. It had all sorts of treasures like Russian icons, gigantic sized bibles bound in jewel encrusted gilt silver, and lots of important trophies, statues and serving pieces all in intricately decorated silver that had belonged on the dining tables of all the czars as well as porcelain sets. The highlight of the Armory Museum was 13 Faberge eggs and many other Faberge items. They are just so much more exquisite in person than in pictures. The detail is ...

Last day in Russia

A travel blog entry by guytang on Mar 06, 2014

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I had done so much yesterday that was a little pooped out today and slept in until late. I also had to do a little planning too as the original plan was to go to Tallinn after St. Pete. Now I was just making it up as I went along. So this morning I did a quick search for what there was to do in Vilnius and also planned the rest of my route back to London (original plan had me going through Berlin to Amsterdam and then catching ...

Peter's City, Catherine's Palace and the Kirov

A travel blog entry by rachel21601 on Jul 24, 2013

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... the Great, Catherine I, Elizabeth, Anne, Peter III, and Catherine the Great among others and the crypt for Nicholas and Alexandra and three of their four daughters.

A five-star day was followed by a five-star evening, the ballet Don Quixote performed by the Kirov at the Mariensky Theater. The sets were spectacular, the costumes gorgeous, the acoustics perfect and the dancers flawless. It was magical-as wonderful as anything I have ever ...

Spilled Blood, The Hermitage and Peters Palace

A travel blog entry by teambrazier on Jul 10, 2012

1 comment, 42 photos

... to St Petes the following morning with BA, and even though Melissa was still a bit nervous it all went without incident (I think the drug and drink induced coma Melissa fell into helped with this though).

Arriving in St Petes we were met by a driver who took us to our hotel in the heart of the city. Upon entering the “hotel” we were greeted by a guy and his wife (along with their new born baby) at the door to their flat and shown their spare bedroom. ...

Another beautiful day in St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by christine.stone on Aug 23, 2011

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... the finest achievement of Bartolomeo Rastrelli. Through the exterior has changed little, the interiors were largely restored after a fire gutted the palace in 1837. After the assassination of Alexander II in 1881, the imperial family rarely lived here. During World War 1 a field hospital was set up in the Nicholas Hall and other state rooms. In July 1917, the provisional government took the palace as its headquarters, which led to its storming by the Bolsheviks.
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