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... But the tour to the Hermitage was advertised as an opportunity to enjoy this majestic museum without lines and crowds, a private tour. And that was exactly what it was. Only two groups were in the Heritage this evening. Sally’s group of 38 and one other group from another ship. It was magically empty and our group got to see so many rooms and the grand staircase without anyone in view. Since Sally’s group was the first to arrive they started first in the Museum. ...
... premises as a museum of the Revolution, the restoration project of the 1940s and 1950s, which followed further extensive damage to the building during the Siege of Leningrad, saw the beginning of an ongoing process to return the Imperial splendor of many of the palace's rooms. The State Rooms of the Winter Palace now form one of the most popular sections of the Hermitage, and are essential viewing for all visitors ...
... over it. One man said his wife was tired and they would go and sit somewhere and meet up later. A definite no, no. I said to Ron, we should just "get lost" and then meet up in the appointed place, but by that time I thought we had only half an hour to go, so we continued. Had I known it was an hour, we would have been lost! Almost everyone in the group was overwhelmed and agreed it was far too long.
The Church of the Spilled Blood ...
After flying for a total of 12 hours and spending another 4 in various airports, my sister and I made it to our destination and my childhood paradise.
Our whole flight it did not get dark as we were flying into the morning and day. Once we arrived we remembered it would not get dark for another month, for it is White Nights in St. Petersburg.. a time when the earth turns on its axis at such an angle that it does not get dark in the city. As I write this first travel entry, ...
The night spending in Tom's house was good. He cooked me with rice and fish. Nice dinner! The rice was different from that of China, bigger and sticker. I didn't imagine that I could have rice the second day in Russia. What a good day! Later the night we went to buy something for eat, and I saw all kinds of wine in a store! Tom made me some Volka with Sprite. Good to know that Russian mixed them up too. Didn't taste strong, but ...