St. Petersburg is the city of the tsars; the seat of power in Russia until the revolution in 1917. Visit historical landmarks like the Winter Palace, home to the impressive Hermitage collection, the Peter and Paul Fortress, St Isaac’s Cathedral, or the Church on Spilled Blood. St. Petersburg is the jewel in Russia’s imperial crown.
I had a fabulous time on my recent tour of Russia. The tour leader, Victoria Romanenkova was absolutely brilliant. I cannot put in words how excellent she is. She is a real asset to On The Go. Her knowledge is … Continue reading
St Petersburg, a city of Tsars, violent history, stunning Baroque building and the incredible Hermitage – thousands of exhibits from Kandinsky through to carriages of the Tsars, it is easy to spend days sightseeing and still not see everything the … Continue reading