Travel Blogs from St. Petersburg
... t want to serve you, they won't. You kind of feel like you are being permitted to see certain parts of their culture and way of life, but that tourism is not really something that they embrace.
Our next trip to Norway and Iceland at the beginning of July will be our last trip before the bay arrives - but fear not, this baby will be an explorer with us!
Lots of love,
Emma and Tom
... or only spoken language.
Jews were not allowed to go to university, join the government, do business in the major Russian cities, or join the Russian Army.
By the mid 1800's, the ideas of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” and “the rights of man” began to permeate Western Europe and a Jewish emancipation began. But in Russia, only a trickle of “useful” Jews were allowed in. ...
... I should go, before deciding it was too difficult to explain or too far, and told me to follow him as he lead the way.
The next 24hours passed very very slowly. I sat near the loos at the gate in the airport in St P, and slept (well, tried to sleep) by the loos in the airport in Moscow; as even sipping on water seemed to be more than my stomach could take! By then, the stuff that was coming back up was highlighter greeny-yellow colour; but it was ok, because I was going HOME! ...
... on our CC Roll Call and two other couples from Canada joined us as well as an English couple who were not on our cruise.
This is what was planned for our first day:
Wednesday May 29th
7:30-8am Meeting by the ship. City tour in St Petersburg.
9:30-10:45am Visit to the subway station Travel to Tsar's Village (Catherine's Palace).
11.00-12:30pm Inside guided tour of Catherine ...
... So I get there and after waiting for about 30 minutes in the freezing cold I finally get in. AND WOW! The place is HUGE! I had no idea where to start, but I had two English tours of both the Gold and Diamond collections scheduled so I had to manage my time around them. That's not easy because you have to meet at certain places for the tours and depending on where you are it could take you 20 minutes just to walk to the meeting point. So I had to plan my route ...
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