Senate Square, St. Petersburg

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  • Senate square, near the Cathedral of St. Isaac's, enhanced by the statue of the Bronze Horseman, monument dedicated to Peter the great
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  • Square long gone, at least in summer. No, of course, the territory remained, but the ensemble, which is conceived not Rossi. There are certain elements that are separated by trees, the Alexander garden, founded during the reign of Alexander II and bearing his name. There is one of two Senate buildings-the Synod with the triumphal arch between them and the Bronze Horseman. There are progljadyvajushhij in the side through something akin to the Glade Centre St. Isaac's Cathedral, not giving the impression of the construction as a whole. And the western façade of the Admiralty, fully lined with a balcony to consider it, one has to approach it almost back to back. Have to include a fantasy to imagine what was supposed to be a square, which during winter through the bezlistvennye's branches contribute to the shape of the buildings. The Bronze Horseman also would have drowned in the trees, if on the orders of Alexander III not to cut down trees around the monument until Galernaya Street. At the same time appeared a sensible proposal to replace and the rest of the high garden parterre, with low bushes, flowerbeds and r. ..
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  • Very beautiful and interesting area. Let's start with the fact that it is a beautiful view of the Neva and vasilyevsky island. Of course the central landmark is a monument to Peter. Oh and the whole environment is interesting. Impressive, it is necessary to walk!
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