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- Non-smoking rooms
- Hot tub
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
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... As we boarded ours the ship’s band, dressed in traditional costumes and made up of an accordion player and a guitar (triangle shaped) player, played Russian folk music while the band’s singer held a round loaf of bread with part of the center carved out to hold the salt. Each guest took a piece of bread dipped it in the salt and ate it before checking in at the front desk where we turned over ...
... order on my last day, but on checking opening times I found my plot was foiled as it doesn't open until 10:30 and as my train leaves for Moscow at 1.30 it left things a little tight, no point in just rushing around I thought, the Hermitage will be for another day when I return to St Petersburg as I'm sure I will one day, it's a really nice place and see why it's called Russia's window on the west or the "Venice of the North", I won't bore you with endless details and took a ...
... and we've been on our feet walking through palaces and parks since 12. Gagging for a drink but no, must stop at the Bronze Horseman statue for a look first, and then a hike a few kms to the theatre district. Finally allowed to stop for tea but it's too late now so we ditch the guide, down a drink and then limp into the Marinsky for the ballet. We look like limp rags amongst the semi glammed up ballet goers. But never fear, the ...
Kazan Cathedral (Wikipedia)
Centrally located on St. Petersburg's main thoroughfare Nevsky Prospect, it is impossible not to notice this building. When you look at it, it is easy to think of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome, and this was actually intended. Tsar Paul I (1796 - in 1801) approved the plans for the building on 14 December 1800, and he wanted this ...
... The belfry is decorated with mosaic coats-of-arms of cities and regions of the Russian empire. The church is architecturally distinct from the subtle colours of the surrounding buildings.
Our impressions of our time in St Petersburg was of a city with distinct culture and a rich history. Even though we had chosen the cruise to mainly take us to Scandinavia we were glad to also have the opportunity to visit this beautiful part of ...