Stara Ladoga

Stara Ladoga, Russian Federation

Travel Blogs from Stara Ladoga

Stara Ladoga Travel Blogs (4)
Driving 200 kms to Stara  Ladoga -St. Petersburg, Stara Ladoga, Russia travel blog

Driving 200 kms to Stara Ladoga -St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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... had to wake up earlier today as we are driving about 200 kms away from St. Petersburg to the countryside. We are visiting Stara Ladoga today and I am indeed anxious to get an idea of Russia's countryside. Russian coffee and a breakfast with a variety of ...

Pupishevo Gardening Community in St. Petersburg, Stara Ladoga, Russia travel blog

Pupishevo Gardening Community in St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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Pupishevo Gardening Community My friends have a small country house in Pupishevo, - a Gardening community not very far from Stara Ladoga.  It is about a 20 minute drive backwards from Ladoga and on the way we make a couple of stops for some minutes ...

The Saint John the Baptist

The Saint John the Baptist's Birth-St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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... fill the room with light. Because of these windows though I cannot have the quality of photos I wish to have. Some of the Russian words look like Greek and there are times that I can read the names of the Saints.  Russians and Greeks are Orthodox, ...

The Fortress in Ladoga -St. Petersburg, Stara Ladoga, Russia travel blog

The Fortress in Ladoga -St. Petersburg

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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... , modest, in graceful style and known for its marvelous frescoes. This church was constructed in honour of the defenders of Russian land, possibly in honour of a victory over foreign enemies in 1164. Just opposite the Volkov river is the ...