St. Petersburg, the original capital of Russia during the time of the Czars. Peter the Great modernized Russia and created the Russian Navy.
When traveling in St. Petersburg, it is like taking a step back in time, the palaces, canals and streets will transport you like a dream.
The Winter Palace - known as the hermitage will take you days and days to review the art, give yourself time.
Take the river tours, each river is named for a color and each has it's own distinct sites to enjoy.
Category:Travel and Places
Keywords:St. Petersburg, Summer Palace, Winter Palace
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