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Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 1

Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 1

Blog posts   •   Nov 21, 2014 15:38 GMT

Situated at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea, St. Petersburg is known for being the ‘young city’ of Russia, having been founded in the early 18th century by Tsar Peter the Great. Despite being described as Russian’s most Western city, St. Petersburg is packed with stunning museums and monuments that epitomise the very best of Russian culture and architecture.