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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... to the info desk where there was a very helpful lady who spoke fluent English. After discussing our interests she recommended what we should see and therefore which ticket we needed. Back to the kiosk and relevant tickets were pressed into our hands from Mrs Grumpy.
Apparently the director of the Hermitage once said 'I can’t say that the Hermitage is the number one museum in the world, but it’s certainly not the second’. The heart of the Hermitage is ...
My last day in Russia was
my trip to a village where we would be able to paint our own matryoshka or
nesting dolls. My fellow students and I traveled an hour to a rural peasant
village clearly meant for tourist purposes. We were given a tour that included
visiting a house of a family from the early 1900s and shown around the village.
When it came time for the painting it turned out that the village had run out
of nesting dolls. ...
... of fountain that worked by being gravity fed, no pumps. To say that they were fantastic is an understatement, I’m hoping that the photos show how grand they are. There was little gazebo type buildings, one of these had birds in cages. The café is now housed in what was called the Orange house, what we would call a green house. It was called the Orange house because of the colour of the building not for what was grown in them. The gardens seemed to go ...
... the Northern Capital, St. Petersburg's foreign communities have added a number of equally fascinating places of worship to the city, including a number of major churches in the heart of the city, and the St. Petersburg's truly original Central Mosque and Buddhist Datsan.
St. Isaac's Cathedral was originally the city's main church and the largest cathedral in Russia. It was built between 1818 and 1858, by the French-born architect Auguste Montferrand, to be one of ...
... rubles (€1.10) and in 45 minutes we were in Peterhof.
This is a town west of St. Petersburg that is filled with parks, fountains and palaces. We checked out Upper Park, Lower Park, and walked around to see all the fountains and the few palaces that were in the parks. We got a perfect day for it with blue skies and sunshine, albeit a pretty cool breeze coming off the Gulf of Finland. It was a ...