Following John Reed July 24th 2009 There are some cities in the world which one has to visit at least once in a life time. One of them is the majestic city of Saint Petersburg
A bit of history
• The city was founded on May 27, 1703 by Peter the First, tsar of Russia, who is more known as Peter the Great.
• Named after its founder Peter the Great, the city lies at the back of the Finnish Gulf, where Orthodox Russi ... read more
Europe » Russia » Northwest » Saint Petersburg Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more
I started travelling in 2004/2005 when I moved to Ljubljana, Slovenia at the age of 20. I had never before heard of Slovenia and the decision was made by a teenage girl with a teenage-broken heart. But my year living in Slovenia had my teenage-heart grown stronger and made me a spirited youth ready to take on the world. Without Slovenia I would not have been who I am today.
It was in this period that I started travelblogging and found it an amazing opportunity to not only keep those at home updated, but also to have a reminder in the years to come. I travelled the B... full info