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4 Day guide to St Petersburg, (Russia).

St Petersburg was founded in 1703 by Tsar Peter the Great, who had a vision to turn a vast area of marshland into a vibrant city giving him a seaport to trade with Europe. The city has changed names from Petrograd to Leningrad and is now back to St Petersburg. Today it is the most… Continue reading 4 Day guide to St Petersburg, (Russia).

Rosslyn Chapel Edinburgh
Rosslyn Chapel, Travel Blogger

Rosslyn chapel, knights templar and movie moguls

Vin Diesel star of Fast and furious holds sacred meeting at Rosslyn Chapel. The Chapel attracts attention in part to its elaborate carvings and  a sequence of 213 cubes or "boxes" protruding from pillars and arches with a selection of patterns on them. Part of a bigger jigsaw?