The Neva River embankment near Mining Institute (1806-1811)
Admiralty Wharves ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Admiralty_Shipyard ) are visible on the left of the Neva River.
Old postcard issued in 1902 displays other view of the place -http://www.nevsky-prospekt.com/images/neva_162.jpg .
To know how this place will look some years later - read wikipedia article -http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novo-Admiralteisky_Bridge .
Panorámicas de Andrew Varlamov Plata
Originally sculptures of sphinxes were intended for the Egyptian Bridge (1825).
Hotel Americain ( www.nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Hotel ) was built in 1898-1900 by W.Kromhout and W.G.Jansen in the Berlage style.
It was build in 1888-1910 by Pere Domènech i Roura ( www.ca.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pere_Dom%C3%A8nech_i_Roura ) . It seems to be inspired by...
Metro station "Spasskaya" was opened on March 7, 2009. Till November 7, 2013 didn't have a ground-level vestibule. Mosaics performed according to...
From the left bank of the Malaya Nevka river two bridges are visible : Lazarevsky Bridge and Big Krestovsky Bridge.
Author of mosaics is Alexander Bystrov ( www.rah.ru/the_academy_today/the_members_of_the_academie/member.php?ID=17535 ).
Large suburban road appeared here in the early 1730s on the place of an old footpath leading to Ekateringof. The road was called Zagorodny (country...