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This is a continuation of the review, which yu can find here. We stopped by the Blue Bridge, in the pillar of which Kronstadt tide gauge is installed. Nearby, there’s a tide gauge booth - a device which records the water level. There is also a monument to the fishes ;) Kronstadt tide gauge...
I got in the town of Kronstadt accidentally on the day of the Navy. I met my friend, and then we took a walk through the city of Saint Petersburg and rushed to Kronstadt. There were plenty of sailors, folk festivals, and a concert on the main square. The town has an interesting location - on the...
Typically, this palace is called an architectural dominant of Strelna (municipal settlement in Petrodvortsovy District of the federal city of Saint Petersburg, Russia). After restoration, it looks gorgeous. Peter I wanted to create Russian Versailles on the Gulf of Finland, but there was a better...
Alexandria Park in Saint Petersburg was wonderful. It is located not far from the Peterhof. It was a residence of the wife of Emperor Nicholas I, Alexandra. The park and buildings were designed by Englishmen. The territory is large enough, though it is well maintained. Everything is very...
We were on the celebration of the Day of the Russian Navy. People were standing in a queue to get the Mexican vessel. There was a protest on the Field of Mars. Here's a lantern on the waterfront on the Panteleimonovsky Bridge. Here's another lantern nearby the Academy of Arts and Industry...
This is Vosstaniya Square in Saint Petersburg. We took a walk along Nevsky Prospect and Liteyny Avenue. There are many wooden doors in the city. This one is in Uzbek style. The cathedral is called - The Cathedral of the Lord's Transfiguration of all the Guards. Guns captured from the Russian...
In this review, you can find unpopular sights of Saint Petersburg , fragments of interesting buildings and unusual monuments. We started our walk from Pravdy Street. Here's the Institute of Film and Television. The building was built as a parish school. This is Alexander Nevsky...
During our spring visit in Saint Petersburg, we decided to go boating along the Neva River.  Although, the Neva was too far, so we started our trip by very small boat from Fontanka (left branch of the river Neva). However, it was cold, we were very impressed. Here's The Church of the...
In this review, you can find photos of my recent May visit to St. Petersburg. Each time I come in that city, I take a walk along the embankment of Schmidt on Vasilyevsky Island. Here's the Monument to Krusenstern in the photo above. There's s a moorage of vessels by the embankment of Schmidt. Here...
Author: Nikolkaya Source: nikolkaya.livejournal.com Translated by: Olesya Zhukova
During my trip to the Yota space festival of unusual technologies, I have discovered my favorite St. Petersburg from its new side. Together with one of my readers, we went through small courtyards looking for unusual sculptures. Perhaps St. Petersburg might even surpass Berlin in its number...
Canon EOS 5D Mark II Lens: EF24mm f/1.4L II USM Shutter priority AE, 1/160 sec, f/1.4, ISO 3200 The flight from Los Angeles to Moscow lied almost over Peter . This year I was sitting at the window. Unfortunately, the clouds screened some districts of the city . Author:...