The Peterhof Palace is a series of palaces and gardens located in Saint Petersburg, Russia, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great. These Palaces and gardens are sometimes referred as the "Russian Versailles"
Treasures of St Petersburg - Private Tour of the Culture Capital
interior balonies in the Pavilion Hall at the Hermitage Museum (formerly the Winter Palace), St Petersburg, Russia (Herringbone and Houndstooth)
The CATHERINE PALACE St Petersburg Russia ~ Although the palace is popularly associated with Catherine II ("The Great"), she actually regarded its "whipped cream" architecture as old-fashioned. It was originally built in 1717 for Catherine I, the 2nd wife of Peter The Great, as her summer palace. #St.Petersburgrussia
Catherine Palace at Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin), St. Petersburg, Russia #St.Petersburgrussia