St. Petersburg 8/26 - 9/6/2007

Starting point of tour of Russia
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Church in square of Peter and Paul Fortress,
Statue of Lenin - locals say he is hailing a taxi. (Shot thru bus window.)
Pigeon potty training.
Betty in front of another church in St. Petersburg.
Church of the Savior on Blood, commemorates the spot where Tsar Alexander II was assassinated.
Close up, Church of the Savior.
St. Petersburg is called the Venice of Russia because its canals. This is the Griboyedov Canal with the Church of the Savior to the right.
Through the windshield of our bus - traffic, traffic!
Monument to maritime nature of St. Petersburg at foot of bridge over the River Neva.
Closeup of adornments on monument.