After dinner we left the hotel again and used the mini-bus service to get to the Metro station and then we took the short trip to Nevsky Prospekt for the second time. It was still warm and the sky remained cloudless and blue as we walked west to the Kazan Cathedral and at a statue of the Russian Field Marshal Kutusov who helped defeat Napoleon in 1812 we turned to walk along the Griboedov Canal this time in the opposite direction and we followed the granite walls of the waterway away from the busy Prospekt.
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Blog NewsComing up in the next few weeks - more car hire misadventures and then a couple of days in Edinburgh. A week in Snowdonia in Wales and then a long weekend in Dinard in Brittany, France (always assuming that the French strikers don't close the airport).
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