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... Leanna, about all sorts of things—mainly our travels. The most interesting thing we talked about were her experiences with ghosts growing up in an old historic home in St Louis, Missouri. She is Native American and grew up on a reservation but then later, her parents bought that house and all the members of her big family have all sorts of stories about dealings with the dead. Her mother is a bit of a medium and has called Leanna up on numerous occasions to tell her of ...
... Aurora and the Saint Isaac Cathedral. Our quote of the day came up here.
"What the grey building in the distance."
"Its not grey, its blue and white."
Then it was time for dinner and some free time to explore St. Petersburg during the evening.
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... experience to talk to a Russian. He used to visit Peterhof as a boy all the time in the summer and this was the first time he had been back in many years.
Soon after founding St Petersburg in 1703, Tsar Peter the Great started construction of what became Peterhof soon after. At first Peter built "Monplaisir" ("My pleasure"), a very small residence right on the seafront before starting construction on the Grand Palace. Numerous Tsars after Peter added to the Grand Palace, but it ...
... and conversation under the afternoon sun. I think a good afternoon was had by all. With a few under our belts we headed home to pack and get ready to catch the train to our next destination on our journey - St Petersburg. (Just arranging the train was an exercise in itself and gave us a glimpse of the Russian way or should I say inefficiency and lack of communication in doing things!) We travelled by overnight train after a sad goodbye to Colleen. The train ...
... together, and we went to see St. Petersburg SKA hockey team play Atlant Mytischi .... This was a highlight for sure, and we all got into the spirit buying scarves, hats, and for Charlie, even playing a game of table hockey prior to the game. We were in the nose bleed section, but had a good view of the ice and the atmosphere was awesome. We (SKA) won the game in a nail biter 4-3! On Thursday everyone struggled to get going, ...