The Golden Mean

Stolyarny per 10-12, St. Petersburg, North-West Russia, 190068, Russian Federation | Hotel

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A travel blog entry by tricruiser


... After walking through the available rooms we walk through some of the classic gardens. We head back to the city for lunch. The city views are obstructed by the fogged up windows. Lunch was at Romeos . We had great service. The menu was cucumber and tomato salad that only had sour cream for a dressing. Borsch soup was excellent. There was sliced loaf bread on the table. I heard later that it is always rye bread. Our entree was chicken Kiev and rice ...


A travel blog entry by kerryb


... so far. There is a Russian name for the ship and AmaWaterways assign it the name AmaKatrina. When we transferred from our hotel to the ship we could not find the AmaKaterina as it is known to other ships and ports and is listed under it sailing schedule as a completely different ship name. We also went to a lecture on Russian Tea that was held by our Cruise Director Inna. It was quite entertaining, but not particularly ...

The Extra Stop - St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by meanderingmand


... lad. "Were you the one the girl called about just now who couldn’t find the door?" Sigh. Yes, yes I was.

He gave me a key, bedding and a towel, and showed me to my ten bed dorm room. I was given the top bunk opposite the door. As instructed, I attached my name and the dates I would be staying from and to onto the bed.

From what I could tell, I would be sharing my room with a German couple/couple of friends; an adventurous American mother and son ...

It's still glittering

A travel blog entry by dougo


... amazingly fabulous peacock clock - who dreamt this up and made it work and it still works today!! The urns made from semi-precious stones are also marvellous … I’d hate to have one of those fall on my feet. The lights – simply huge and how they must glisten at night.

I don’t know how many different rooms or wings we went into – I’m glad we took a ton of photos and I know I will ...

St Petersburg

A travel blog entry by 2onoriana


Day 8 found us steaming into the cruise terminal in St Petersburg by 7 in the morning. Apparently just ten years ago this huge area was the open sea. It has been reclaimed and can accommodate a number of cruise ships all at the same time. However, it still looks quite desolate, and all passengers would far prefer the cruise terminal be way up the river closer to the center of this great ...


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