01/ - St. Petersburg: Academy of Fine Arts, St. Andrew’s Cathedral and Menshikov Palace

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  • San Pietroburgo: Accademia delle Belle Arti
  • San Pietroburgo: Palazzo Menshikov
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  • Palazzo Menshikov: sala da pranzo
  • Palazzo Menshikov: sala degli arazzi
  • Palazzo Menshikov: camera letto reale
  • Palazzo Menshikov: studio
  • Palazzo Menshikov: sala da ballo
  • Palazzo Menshikov: sala della musica
  • Palazzo Menshikov: pinacoteca
  • Palazzo Menshikov: sala blu

We continued our tour crossing the Neva river. We went on the Lieutenant Smidt bridge and entered the Vasilevsky Island .
The Academy of Fine Arts overlooks the Neva river with a staircase embellished with two Egyptian sphinxes of the fourteenth century BC whereas the St. Andrew’s Cathedral is located on the Bolshoi Avenue where there are several beautiful palaces .
The Menshikov Palace which overlooks the Neva river, was a d├ępendance of Peter the Great . Its interior rooms are very interesting and well preserved.

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