Tag Archives: Saint Petersburg

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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Going Native… or, Anglichanin in “not dead” shocker!

Nobody is more surprised than me! Not in general… In general I’m sure there are many people who are more surprised than me. It would be quite a big claim to suggest that I was the most surprised person in … Continue reading

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Metaphor, Simile or Analogy?

and regarding what?… Who cares? When I saw this it made me smile.

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And talking of flushing things…

A friend recently sent me a link to this and asked if I had anything to do with it? This is what happens when you flush GPS trackers down one of Saint Pete’s toilets. The River Neva is also the … 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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