Tag Archives: Cynical Me

There are lots of random fruits on Saint Pete’s Metro…

…and for previous readers of this blog, I’m not talking about the chaps in the homo-erotic headwear. [also for previous readers, I’d like to apologise that I make no apology for my last post being almost a year ago. It’s been … Continue reading

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Check out these juicy melons!!!

Okay, so technically in this picture there is just one melon, but I’m pretty sure that one melon is only a single entendre, and I particularly wanted to make a double one. Anyway, Saint Pete is currently in the grips … Continue reading

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Uptown Top Ranking

So yesterday I was invited uptown(ish) to see my local ice hockey team, the rather wonderfully named SKA (СКА), and as you can see from this picture we had ring-side (rink-side?) seats, and all for the princely sum of £5.25 a … Continue reading

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You can flush your Tate and your National Gallery down your Louvre…

…because for my money you will find no greater art collection on this fair planet, than right here with Saint Pete in The Hermitage (that’s the turquoise-y building to the right of my banner image)… and this year is its 250th birthday… … Continue reading

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So called motivational/inspirational posters

Don’t get me wrong, there are some fantastic motivational and inspirational quotes written by some great (and some less celebrated) people… It’s just that the ones which make it onto walls via the medium of the postcard/poster tend to be a … Continue reading

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