Saint Petersburg at winter time offers not too much for visitors. Museums are good for warming up and education. Hermitage is among very top art collections. Military museums are impressive. Newly open museums give fresh taste of new culture. Tropical plants in green house are eye candy. The |Museum of UnTruth is point of interest for any sci-fi fan.
Neva River is the second main avenue of Saint Petersburg, Russia. If the prominent building located not at Nevsky Prospect Chances there are best chances it is at the bank of Neva River. At winter time Neva is mostly covered by ice and can be crossed by foot that is strongly not advisory to do.
Saint Petersburg at winter time is not tourist attraction. Snow, icy sidewalks these could be plain dangerous. But imperial architecture is at place. Buildings are painted in cheerful colors. Rare visitors have all attention from accommodation industry. It is contradictory time of city already forgetting of serendipity of short summer and finding fun celebrating long winter holidays.
The monument for Catherine the Great in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The statue is famous for location in the heart of the city inside park upfront of theAlexandrinsky Theater and near to main street, the Nevsky Prospect. I was told that it was designated place where cavalier can introduce himself to girl without being affront. Maybe it is other urban legend Saint Petersburg is rich about. Here is the monument from all angles to see.