If you think you can manage to climb the thirteen flights of stairs which lead to this unique place, do. And don't be put ... More
Bread Musuem of St Petersburg (The)
If you think you can manage to climb the thirteen flights of stairs which lead to this unique place, do. And don't be put off by the stark entrance. Pay the minuscule fee and discover the incredible history of bread in St Petersburg and, for that matter, in the rest of Russia. One sizable room divided into various sections shows the rise and fall of this humble product over time. From the early days when bread was plentiful and eaten at a beautifully set table with jam and tea, to the dark era of Communism and more specifically World War II, there are samples of a rock loaf which people ate in order to survive, and the coupons they used to purchase it. A series of photos paint a frightfully clear picture of what life was like in wartime St Petersburg.
Of all St. Petersburg's attractions, the country estate of Peterhof is perhaps the place that inspires the greatest pride among
the city's population. Extravagant and bombastic in parts, elegant and relaxed in others, Peterhof's palace and grounds are a ...
The restaurant as a whole seats 45 50 people. For greater intimacy you could book the seperate dining room, with
room for six people. Strict but stylish decoration, with light coloured and skilfully painted walls. A white piano with ...
This suspension bridge is 20.2 meters long and only 1.85 meters (6 feet 1 inch) wide crossing Kanal Griboedova not
far from Kazan Cathedral. The bridge took its name from the building of the former Assignation Bank&emdash;now the St. ...
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