Saint-Petersburg: Lions

Saint-Petersburg:

A journey to the northern capital of Russia - St. Petersburg is a truly magical one.  This city is richly endowed with history and great love of the country. Walking through the famous streets, avenues, and stroll along water channels conjure up sentimental feelings. No matter what your area of enthusiasm, expertise, or casual interest, there will be something to excite you in St. Petersburg. There are lots of attractions there, so everyone will be delighted choosing the excursion or a small trip according by their taste. Hermitage, the Russian Museum of AS Pushkin, Palace Square, Curiosities, Petrograd Fortress, St. Isaac's and Kazan Cathedrals, famous bridges continue to distinguish St. Petersburg. These places are the major sights of the city. For adventure-lovers there is an opportunity to spend their time with a great fun; the city offers journeys across rooftops and courtyards, night city promenades, and boat trips.
As we said earlier, the city is so richly endowed with Russian history so it is considered as the cultural capital of Russia. This is so true! There are a huge number of architectural masterpieces, monuments, and about two hundred museums. Lots of great talented people lived and worked in St. Petersburg. They did their best for the city. There are dozens of things to do and see in St. Petersburg, so it’s impossible to watch and visit all of them during one trip. You will want to come back here again and again!

The Winter Palace in Saint-Petersburg
The Winter Palace in Saint-Petersburg

The Winter Palace is an amazing huge building. Its look charms and it seems that the palace hides many secrets. Situated between the Palace Embankment and the Palace Square the Winter Palace fascinates thousands of visitors which come there every year.

Peter and Paul Fortress
Peter and Paul Fortress

It is a unique building that plays crucial role in St. Petersburg’s appearance. There is an interesting fact that the fortress was built as a defensive object, but it has never participated in a serious battle.

Cathedral of the Resurrection on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg
Cathedral of the Resurrection on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is distinguished by numerous beautiful buildings. Each of them attracts many people every day! The one of the unique masterpieces of architecture in St. Petersburg is The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.