Taleon Imperial Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg
... a tasty slice of pizza, surprisingly better than anything we had in Rome. Another one-hour flight delivered us to our destination, and with a two-hour time difference, we arrived at noon.
Getting to the apartment address was straightforward; a bus ride to the metro and then a couple of train rides, at a total cost of $2 each. It took about 45 minutes. Our apartment was located on Nevsky Prospekt, considered St. Petersburg's main street, ...
... magic and everything was cool for the rest of the night. Ivan's been slightly naughty, and Vlad is concerned about when Ivan becomes terrible!!! Olov had to kick us out at closing!! We!re not sure what time... Please tune in for Saturday and Sunday descriptions, including Ivan declaring he wants to move to St Eyecandyburg, Ivan's critique on the ***** of the three graces and the big ...
... guided tour of St Isaac cathedral
3.15-4.30pm Inside guided Tour of Yusupov palace
5 pm Return to the ship
We met up with the rest of our party at 7.30am – getting off the ship was a breeze compared to yesterday and although we still had to queue through customs, show our passport and our tour ticket, it was a bit quicker than yesterday … thank goodness.
Our lovely guide ...
... to the warmth of the apartment and Helen's cooking! We put the kids to sleep and open a bottle of wine. Beginning to relax a little. Monday 1st April. We get up late and do the kids homework. Nathalie's organised breakfast and the kids feast on croissants and pains au chocolat. The sun is out but it's not any warmer. We walk to the heights of Suresnes and walk around the Mont Valerien. Me and the boys play football while the girls are in the park. It's nice to have a quiet day. ...
... on Spilled Blood, which was built on the site where Tsar Alexander II was assassinated and was dedicated in his memory.
We finished off the day by visiting Maria's favorite Irish pub which has an excellent selection of beers and great food that's not very expensive at all. Exhausted and a little drunk, we walked back to the hotel along the beautifully lit streets to get ready for the next day's ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services