The center of the city is still looks as it did in 1900's, and when I entered it from the rail station, I had a feeling that all the characters of Pushkin, Dostoevsky, Turgenev, Chekhov are going to appear right in front of me. The city has a very mystical appearance very early in the morning when it is still dark, and you cannot believe that you are traveling in a trolley along Nevsky prospekt. It seems that there should be carridges and ladies in gorgeous gowns ready for the balls.
The first day - 3 hour tour of the city, they show you pretty much everything and tell you about a lot of things to see in the city. After the tour I went inside the Isaac's cathedral and listened to sever...Read More