Saint Petersburg

May 2019 For the Victory Day weekend the school arranged a staff trip to Saint Petersburg. The idea with this trip was to do the off the beaten track sorts of sites. We left after school on Friday catching the Sapson or fast train. We arrived into Saint Petersburg around 9:30 in the evening and […]

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Istanbul – Days 2-4

One of the things that struck me about the sites in Istanbul is the amazing tile work. While I know that we were seeing the locations where the rich and powerful were, and we were seeing some of the best examples, it was still very impressive and very interesting. Also, not what I was expecting […]

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