Saint Petersburg Mosque, Russia - Quote:"The walls were made with grey granite and the dome and both minarets (tower) are covered with mosaic ceramics of sky-light-blue colour. Skilled craftsmen from Central Asia took part working on the mosque.
The Church of Spilt Blood, Saint Petersburg, Russia. Russia is underrated in my opinion for its amazing architecture. Synagogues, Mosque, and Cathedrals have always drawn my attention. The colors and style of this is absolutely stunning.
Saint-Petersburg in wintertime.
5 bridges span the St. Trinity Cathedral in background
Petersburg - Vintage-style travel poster by artist Michael Crampton
St Petersburg, Russia ~ well within the borders of Europe, as the Europe-Asia boundary is the Ural Mountains, approx. 1000 kilometers to this famous city's east.
Church of Our Saviour on the Spilled Blood, St Petersburg, Russia. As a ghost, I am looking for a castle to haunt. What about this one? I know it isn't technically a 'castle' but look at its magnificent size! I think it would still be splendid to haunt.
The CATHERINE PALACE St Petersburg Russia ~ Although the palace is popularly associated with Catherine II ("The Great"), It was originally built in 1717 for Catherine I, the wife of Peter The Great, as her summer palace.