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A view across St Petersburg

A view across St Petersburg

Our last day in St Petersburg was still chilly, but bright and sunny. We took advantage of the excellent visibility by climbing to one of the higher points in the town. Smolny Cathedral Smolny Cathedral and the adjoining Smolny Institute are a little way from the centre, overlooking the river. For 100rubles each it’s allowed to climb a dusty staircase…
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