Peterhof Palace, close to St. Petersburg, created by Russian Emperor Peter The Great in This was Peter's Summer Palace that he would use on his way coming and going from Europe. These statues look like petrified men covered by gold!
Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin) miles south of Saint Petersburg,Russia. These are the beautiful gates to the immense parade ground forecourt of the Catherine Palace. The gates are original mid-eighteenth century, having survived the ravages of the Nazi occu
St Petersburg, Russia, Moika boats bridge at Neva. Going by the Winter Palace on each side of the canal. This leads to the Neva River. These boats provide an excellent city overview even if you don't know Russian.