Three bridges

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It is place where 2 channels meet. The Griboedova Canal flows along the Krivusha River (old name - the Glukhaya River). Nikolsky Canal (new name - the Kryukov Canal) was dug from the Moika River to the Fontanka River in 1782-87.
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Localisation: город Санкт-Петербург, Russian Federation

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Open class in the Old Printing House

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The Old Printing House is located nearby the Neva Gate of the Peter and Paul Fortress. Today is Saturday and childern draw their ex-libris on...

Metro station ”Pushkinskaya”

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Pushkinskaya is a station on the Kirovsko-Vyborgskaya Line of the Saint-Petersburg Metro. It opened on December 30, 1956. A statue of poet...

View of New Holland Island from the side of Kryukov canal

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Founded by a decree of Peter the Great in 1721, New Holland, which has an area of over 7.6 hectares, was used for drying timber used in...

New Holland Arch (1765)

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Cold weather and thick ice let us approach this artifical island in the heart of Saint-Petersburg. New Holland Island was created in 1720, when the...

Metro station ”Zvenigorodskaya”

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Metro station "Zvenigorodskaya" opened on December, 20, 2008 as a part of the first starting complex of Frunzensko-Primorskaya Line (...

Metro station ”Sportivnaya”

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The station was named "Sportivnaya" because of its close proximity to the Petrovskiy Stadium, the home stadium of the city's home football team and...

The Church of the Epiphany in Winter

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It is one of the famous architectural and painting monuments of the 17th century in Yaroslavl. It was erected in 1684-1693 by order of and with...

Ipatiev Monastery in Winter

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The Hypatian Monastery was founded around 1330 by a Tatar convert, Prince Chet, whose male-line descendants include Solomonia Saburova (...

Smolny Convent in Winter

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The Smolny Convent was constructed at the behest of Empress Elizaveta Petrovna in 1748-1769 by architect Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli (...

The Tolstoy Square Multifunctional Complex

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In terms of functional use, the Tolstoy Square project consists of several parts: a retailing area, where the Decor Center is situated; theatre,...

Christmas performance

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Young actors of clown theatre Licedei ( www.licedei.com ) hold Christmas performance for pupils of English educational center of Helen Doron (...

Spit of Vasilievsky Island. View from the roof. North corner

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The yellow tower of neo-Palladian Customs House ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pushkin_House ), built after Giovanni Luchini's designs in 1829-32, is...

St. John the Baptist Church in Winter

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Without foliage old church looks alone. Autumn panoramas by Ivan Petrov are available at...

Christmas Decorations for Tower of the City Duma

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Merry Christmas ! Happy New Year ! FELIZ NAVIDAD!

Portico in the garden of the Academy of Arts

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6-column portico was built in 1819-21 by architect Andrey Alexeevich Mikhailov (Mikhailov II) as part of Drawing Building.

Photo vernissage in former Dutch Church

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Dutch Reformed Church, located at 20 Nevsky Prospeсt. A monument of classicist architecture. It was erected in 1831-34 (architect P.P. Jacot). The...

Spit of Vasilievsky Island. View from the roof. East corner

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Thomas de Thomon ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Fran%C3%A7ois_Thomas_de_Thomon ) was the author of Old Saint Petersburg Stock Exchange and...

Pier in Loutraki

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The Petrovsky Hall - interior in baroque style

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The Petrovsky Hall of the Twelve Collegiums Building ( www.virtual.aanet.ru/eng/enter/gu_zhist.htm ) (1722-1742) is the only 18-th century...

Countess Karlova's mansion at Fontanka River Embankment

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Monumental fencing with entrance gates was built in 1830 by architect Vikentiy Ivanovich Beretti (...

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