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Aug 30, 1976 - Leningrad

After breakfast we met our guide Nadia who took us on a general sight-seeing tour of Leningrad. It's a very impressive city. After looking around the architectural centre, the Hermitage, St Isaacs Cathedral which is the 3rd biggest in the world, we went to the cemetery (The Piskariovskoye Memorial Cemetery) where all those who died in WWII are buried. We went back to the hotel for lunch and then were taken on a tour of Peter and Paul Fortress where Leningrad was founded. All the Tsars are buried in the cathedral, the Mint is here and we...

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