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- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
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... so wide around that I bet a small car could easily fit inside of it.
Next, our tour led us to the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, a Russian Orthodox Church that was built on the site where Alexander II was assassinated in 1881. We saw a few more less memorable churches before coming back to the ship with only a half hour to shower, change, eat dinner and go back out to immigration (which we had to go through every time we left or returned to the ship). I spent my ...
... On our way to the airport we decided to take the metro. It is known for being the deepest metro in the world. When we were 1/2 way down the 5min escalator we realized we had forgotten our passports! Luckily we made it to the train a couple mins before it left. I wish we would have had more time to explore the metro, (instead of madly running through the stations) The metro was beautiful, it was clean, had gold detailing, and of course chandeliers. ...
... after 10am from a dock on the Neva just next to the Hermitage. As the boat left the dock and turned around, you get a great view of both banks of the Neva. While the boat had plenty of seats, I preferred to stand by the open doorway to take photos and to feel the sea air in my hair.
The Neva is a fairly large river that empties into the Baltic Sea. As St Petersburg was built on the river delta, the city has been flooded numerous times throughout it's history, sometimes ...
It is rather odd, even though I have been blessed to visit so many different countries I am experiencing a rush of emotions regarding this vacation. Maybe it is because I grew up watching movies with my Mother and sisters like the life of Susie Wong always dreaming of this far away country and now ...
... make it very cozy and most mornings we didn't want to get up! On Tuesday, we did a self-guided walking tour of Nevsky Avenue - the main street in St. Petersburg. Along the way we got photos of the Hermitage Museum, original Singer Sewing Machine factory building, the Stroganoff (as in Beef Stroganoff) family Estate, St. Isaac's Cathedral and much more. St. Petersburg is overwhelming in that there are so ...