Alex BespoyasovAuthor's photo

St. Petersburg, August 2018

Peter is cooler in summer than in winter, of course. From the “what to see” things I can recommend Grand Model:

Artificial night on the model
Artificial night on the model
A copy of the bridge in Vladivostok
A copy of the bridge in Vladivostok
Relative model size
Relative model size

The details are awesome. Queues at Sberbank:

Queues at Sberbank
Queues at Sberbank

Picture, photo, and movie references:

“Hunters at Rest” reference
“Hunters at Rest” reference
Bigfoot picture reference
Bigfoot picture reference
A reference to the movie “The Walk”
A reference to the movie “The Walk”

Memes about “the manager, the customer, the project manager, and you.”

All watching, one digging
All watching, one digging

I couldn't get into the Hermitage last time, this time I did:

Hall in the Hermitage
Hall in the Hermitage
Pompous chandelier :-)
Pompous chandelier :-)

New Holland is nice. Comfortable chairs, soft lawn, quiet:

Lawn and chairs
Lawn and chairs
Ground is covered, soft turf
Ground is covered, soft turf
People resting
People resting

The Summer Garden:

A corridor of plants in the Summer Garden
A corridor of plants in the Summer Garden
Embankment nearby
Embankment nearby

No way without pictures of embankments and bridges, of course:

Quayside...
Quayside...
...And bridges
...And bridges
Lucky with the weather...
Lucky with the weather...
...Rainbow over the bridge in the distance
...Rainbow over the bridge in the distance

Palace Square:

Palace Square
Palace Square

Nevsky:

Nevsky Prospect
Nevsky Prospect

Mayakovsky:

Mayakovsky Street in the evening
Mayakovsky Street in the evening

Square:

Square Arch
Square Arch
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