Belfry near Kryukov Canal

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Fatta il 25/07/2008
A separately standing four-tier belfry of St. Nicholas' Naval Cathedral was built in 1755-58 by architect Savva Ivanovich Chevakinsky.
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Cathedral Agios Andreas (Saint Andrew) in Patras

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The new magnificent Byzantine church was founded in 1908 by King George I ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_I_of_Greece ) and inaugurated in 1974...

Acrocorinth, Greece

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Courses of roughly dressed polygonal masonry allow us to suppose that the Acrocorinth was fortified as early as the time of Kypselid tyranny (late...

Works for metro station ”Admiralteyskaya”

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The station's existence has been controversial for decades. Although the need for the station was apparent to the Metro planners for over three...

”Georg Stage” moored on English Embankment

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Saint-Petersburg hosts Tall Ships' Races Baltic 2009 and it is suitable time to visit training ship "Georg Stage" from Denmark.

Saint-Petersburg hosts Tall Ships' Races Baltic 2009

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St. Petersburg is playing host to the Tall Ships’ Races for the second time in the competition’s history. The city first received the contest in...

Kindergarten graffiti

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This graffiti was opened in May 22, 2009. 5 walls were used for the graffiti devoted 5 topics - Alphabet, Spectral colors, Decimal digits, Seasons...

Vernissage ”Calligraphy of Petersburg”

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Art exhibition "Calligraphy of Petersburg" took place in May 2009. Works of famous local calligraphers Ilya Bogdesko,  Dmitry Petrovsky, Petr...

Muruzi house

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Muruzi House, an architectural monument, five-storied apartment house, constructed in 1874-1877 (architect A.K. Serebryakov with the assistance of...

Inside Naryshkin bastion of St. Peter and Paul Fortress

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The project plan of the fortress was outlined by Tsar Peter the Great. The first design projects of the fortress were carried out in 1703 by Saxon...

Early spring. Icebreakers near pier

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Icebreakers "Semen Dezhnev" (built in 1971) and "Karu" (built in 1958) are near pier of English Embankment.

Watercolors by Marina Kuznetsova in ”Monmartr” gallery

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Watercolors by Marina Kuznetsova were exhibited at "Monmartr" Gallery in April 2009 ( www.monmartr.spb.ru/marina-kyznezova.html).

Graffiti in front of house where pilot Valery Chkalov lived

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Of course, graffiti appeared some months ago, but was doubtless inspired by the place.

Railway bridge across Obvodny Canal

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This railway bridge was built in early 1900s.

Budva beach graffiti

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Usually graffity reflects reality more ideal and with clear sky. Helicopters in the sky puts out forest fire on the mountain top.

Pompean (Square) Hall of Mariinsky Palace

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Mariinsky Palace is an architectural monument of late Neoclassicism. It was constructed in 1839-1844 by architect A.I. Stakensсhneider for the...

Interior of the Smolny Сathedral

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The cathedral was built in 1748-57 as the Cathedral of Smolny Monastery (architect F. Rastrelli); its interior decoration started in 1762...

Bankovsky Bridge

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Bankovsky Bridge, spanning Griboedov Canal, by the building of the former Assignation Bank (hence the name). Built in 1825-26 (engineer V.K....

Griboyedova Canal near Nevsky Prospect

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The seven-storied building with a high corner tower crowned with a glass sphere is a shining example of art nouveau architecture (1902-04,...

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