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St.Petersburg Selects the Most Curious Places
20.10.2011 12:16
St.Petersburg Selects the Most Curious Places
Chizhik-Pyzhik, St.Petersburg

The officials of St. Petersburg have decided to select the most interesting attractions of city. The main task is to create new urban routes, that can be used for sightseeing. 

      The list of “candidates” inculdes 59 curious places from different districts: beautiful buildings and forgotten monuments, which are not described in official guidebooks. Here are several of them: Chizhik-Pyzhik (near the Summer Garden), a rabbit figure (Petropavlovsk Fortress), a watch with a fragment of the Great Patriotic War shell (Museum “Vodocanal”), a boiler room “Kamchatka”, wonderful viewpoints like Pikalov bridge near Nikolsky Cathedral, from where seven other bridges can be seen.

      The vote will last until November 14, after which the list of monuments and other sights will be created. To vote and to add your own “candidate” you can here: (English version available). 

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Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Russian monuments St. Petersburg   

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