"Sharrie's Saint Petersburg Metamorphosis" Saint Petersburg by Sharrie

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Anniversary... the 300th.
Peter the Great... the planner, the ruler & his legacy.

Gold... the theme of this city.
A city almost the replica of the best of Europe.
A city which blinds us with its unending traces of gold.
A city which showcases the world what it used to be.
A city which lacks the soul & character of Moscow.

Is that good or bad?
No concrete answer, it just is such a city.
A planned city; a showcase...

  • Last visit to Saint Petersburg: Aug 2003
  • Intro Updated Dec 30, 2003
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  • muddybok's Profile Photo
    May 25, 2004 at 3:46 AM

    I'll be back!!!

  • Audrey118's Profile Photo
    May 12, 2004 at 2:23 AM

    Rocks can be fun as well...i like variety of fun.... will check out national parks soon though

  • Klapmutsen's Profile Photo
    Feb 16, 2004 at 3:02 AM

    Of course I remenber :-) Your Saint Petersburg page are great. :-)

  • Helga67's Profile Photo
    Jan 7, 2004 at 11:30 PM

    You've convinced me, I definitely want to visit St. Petersburg and the Hermitage one day.

  • acemj's Profile Photo
    Dec 29, 2003 at 6:56 PM

    I love that picture of the colonnade. Yeah, lots of copies, but beautiful copies!!

  • filipdebont's Profile Photo
    Dec 29, 2003 at 12:58 AM

    wonderful pictures Sharrie, I hope to visit St Petersburg one day (maybe next year). Happy and Healthy New Year

  • Dec 26, 2003 at 4:12 AM

    I will never forget a lady I met at the markets near the Church of the Spilled Blood...Inspirational.I see you must have had a similar experience, so best of luck with capturing it all in your VT page!!!

  • richiecdisc's Profile Photo
    Dec 26, 2003 at 1:12 AM

    Looks like a showcase of love. Merry Christmas, Sharrie. From Dresden one last time, Richie

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Dec 19, 2003 at 12:46 AM

    It's a wonderful city, always atttacting me...

  • Irine_29's Profile Photo
    Dec 1, 2003 at 1:09 AM

    ahhhh....Love again.....this land seems to have inspired u a lot!


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