Pushkin

October 21, 2013

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St. Petersburg is rightly considered a tourist center in Russia. It is here that a huge number of attractions. Palaces and museums, great architecture and parks, beautiful waterfront and cozy streets. Today, travel agencies offer a variety of city tours of St. Petersburg, this classic sightseeing tours, and water rides on the rivers and canals of the city, and excursions to the most interesting museums, and tours city at night. St.

Petersburg is also rich in interesting suburbs. Not for nothing they're called "gold necklace." A well-deserved popular excursion to Pushkin. The main attraction of the city is Catherine Palace, which houses the world-famous Amber Room. The palace, designed by Rastrelli, through many difficult days. During the Great Patriotic War Pushkin was occupied by the Nazis, palace destroyed, and the Amber Room stolen. Restoration of the palace lasted many years, and the 300 th anniversary of St. Petersburg has been completely restored Amber Room.

Today, the palace appears to show tourists around brilliance. After visiting the palace you can walk along the Catherine Park. There are many buildings that are monuments of architecture: the cold bath, Agate House, Cameron Gallery, the Hermitage, the Grotto, Upper and Lower vynny. Mareyskaya and Chesmenskaya columns, Cahul obelisk, fountain 'yeast with a broken jug', white-marble sculpture adorn the park. Excursion to Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin, so called early and often referred to this day) included in almost all rounds. This city is required to visit. He is known by the fact that here is the Lyceum, where he studied the great Russian poet A. Pushkin.