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World Trip 2006: Day 107 – Novgorod to Moscow, Russia

Thursday 13 July 2006 Highlights: Moscow Metro System Setting off from Novgorod we briefly stopped at the small town of Volga which highlighted how the majority of people live outside of St Petersburg and Moscow.   The roads are not … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 106 – St Petersburg and Novgorod, Russia

Wednesday 12 July 2006 Highlights: Hermitage art collection (St Petersburg), Kremlin Fort (Novgorod) On our last day in St Petersburg we visited the Hermitage art collection.   Started by Catherine the II (the Great) as her personal art museum in … Continue reading

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