St. Petersburg – why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
Him street is known as one of the most beautiful street in the world, is also one of the most ancient road in st Petersburg, it build in 1710, when it is in the swamp was hacked out, after 1776, it developed into a commercial street, building many luxury buildings, some people say that it is unparalleled in the world, right, because of historical reasons, the streets here building is so neat, it is in the main streets of st Petersburg, 4.5 km long, from navy to nevsky monastery, runs through the center of the city.
why is it necessary to visit Neva street in st Petersburg? Let me tell you!
Neva street is a historical street with great tourist value, along which you can enjoy the three famous churches: dripping blood cathedral, kazan cathedral, yssa Kiev cathedral, as well as the former residences of many famous people, gogol’s former residence, Tchaikovsky’s former residence and other historical sites.
Neva street can satisfy the be fond of demand of different person absolutely, like building, like beautiful beauty beauty, like shopping, like the person of literature and art, can harvest perfect encounter here.
– kazan basilica – kazan basilica is located on the Neva street in st. Petersburg. It was designed by the Russian architect voronichin. The original basilica was based on st. Peter’s basilica in ancient Rome. The architect encountered many difficulties in designing the church. The orthodox church requires the church to face the east, which inevitably means that the church often faces the main street on the side. The architects solved this problem by designing the sides spectacularly. For when one looks at the magnificent colonnade, one forgets that it is not the front of the church. This approach is bold and characteristic. This also makes kazan church a typical Russian church. The & # 65039; The tall dome of the
stands in the center above the rows of columns. The dome is 70 meters high. The reliefs on the front of the cathedral, the carvings on the north portico, the interior decoration and the paintings were all made by famous artists. The interior of kazan cathedral is less like an ordinary church and more like a palace. It is bright and light, with a tall and spacious column-separated main hall, a splendid central dome, a picture of the virgin Mary visible to the eye, surrounded by carved biblical figures and watercolor frescoes.

There is always a long line of worshippers in the church.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
street garden in front of the cathedral: granite fountain in imperial style. Kazan cathedral, with its curved arches, faces the gribowyedov canal, next to the famous cathedral of the shed of blood, about ten minutes’ walk away.

Next to kazan cathedral is the Russian state normal university. Those who are interested can also visit.
– a drop of blood cathedral –
is one of the most famous church of st. Petersburg, also known as the resurrection of Christ church (Х р а м В о с seem р е с е н и second Х р и с т о kind guide а н а К р о kind guide и), Gerry Boyle tuo beside him street in the canal.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
many Russian orthodox church, in the famous onion, there are two extra to get the favour of people, one is located in the red square vassili assumption cathedral, another is the drop of the church of st Petersburg, is also called the resurrection of Christ church, by contrast, vassili cathedral crude like semifinished product, and drop of the church, if you go in to look at, an incomparable feeling will arise spontaneously in the heart.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
the church of the resurrection of Christ is decorated with colorful onion heads, reflecting the typical Russian orthodox church architecture of the 16th and 17th centuries. The church is beautifully outlined and decorated, in stark contrast to the old Russian style and the classical buildings nearby.

On March 1, 1881, czar Alexander ii was fatally wounded in a terrorist attack by militants and was taken to the winter palace, where he died a few hours later. His son, czar Alexander iii, ordered the construction of the best church to honor his father at the site of the accident.
On September 14, 1883, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the church of dripping blood. After 24 years of construction, it was not officially completed until August 19, 1907.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
church tickets are from vending machines ~ 250 rubles for adults and free for children.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
this is the ticket ~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
in the entrance area to scan the ticket to enter, you can also rent a voice guide, 200 rubles a set, with Chinese explanation.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
offers multilingual navigation
The interiors of the
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
church are stunning, all made up of tiny mosaics.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
it is said that there are 7,500 square meters of mosaics inside the church. These mosaics are made of different colors of marble produced in Italy and gemstones made in Russia. Since 1895, they have been designed and inlaid by such artists as mvi vassov, mvi nestolov, ma floubert, and ryabucinski, as well as the highly skilled mvi avolov.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
resurrection church is filled with mosaics of old testament stories. The complex and colorful image patterns, colorful tiles and enamelled bronze panels are used to interpret many biblical stories in a confined space.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
a lot of times gold gives a person the feeling of nouveau riche, but here gold is the sublimation of light, especially the sunshine outside comes in set off against the brilliant divine light of your ancestors, only to rise up a sense of reverence.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
close look at these fine Mosaic collage, incomparable beauty ~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
poor words… You can only feel it with your heart. So, don’t just look outside, go inside.
The flowers at the door of
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
church correspond to the guardrail outside the church, which is very beautiful.
Many people say that to travel to Europe is to see a church. Indeed, walking on the European continent, a church is the most concentrated expression of a city’s civilization, especially its religious belief.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
drop a church near the canal side there is a commercial street, vendors are format, selling all kinds of souvenirs, highly recommend everyone to walk here, a lot of small handicraft is I haven’t seen in other places, prices, more expensive than a roadside stall, much cheaper than the store, if buy more or pay in cash, you can also bargain, I bought a lot of super fine manual here beautiful fridge magnet back.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
little treasure stone is attracted by all sorts of military cap again ~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
a bewildering variety of Russian nesting dolls ~
, St. Petersburg - why Neva?,
has its own version
The most traditional nesting doll is a girl wearing Russian national costume, called “matroshka”, which has become the generic name for this doll.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
special remind everybody is, because during the World Cup of tourists, especially famous attractions around the Russian near (especially below the blood cathedral) there will be a lot of people dressed in national costumes of the conversation with you was warm, these are all want to charge, have a plenty of 150 roubles, have a plenty of a pose for 200 roubles, must know good price after again photos oh, lest be deceived affect the mood of travel.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
Boys and girls, all dressed up ~
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
in the small square under the church of blood, there is also a World Cup FAN center, screen FAN ID free access to watch the game (mentioned above).

– the Kiev cathedral
It is also known as the four domed churches in the world, together with st. Peter’s basilica in the Vatican, st. Paul’s cathedral in London and the cathedral of our lady of flowers in Florence. The & # 65039;
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
, one of the largest domed buildings in the world, has an impressive scale. It is 101.5 meters high, 111.3 meters long, 97.6 meters wide, 25.8 meters in diameter outside the dome and 21.8 meters in diameter inside. The four corners of the building have small bell towers, each with a relatively small dome. & have spent Outside, there are 112 whole deep rosy-colored and ringed granite columns, among which 48 colonnade columns are 17 meters high, 2 meters in diameter and weigh 114 tons, second only to the Alexander column in the winter palace square (also by montferran), the obelisk of st. Peter and the ponpei column in Rome. & have spent The triangular lintel above the four porches, north and south, east and west, the statues of saints and angels at the top of the building, and the reliefs on the huge doors, show the storyline of the Gospel. 16 massive granite columns, in double rows to support the carved gables. All from the gulf of Finland, 30 kilometers away.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
& have spent The cathedral was badly damaged in world war ii and was repaired 20 years later, leaving several bullet holes in the marble pillars outside the door. & have spent A bronze medal hung on the steps beside a pillar reading :” evidence of one of the 148,478 shells fired by the German fascists in 1941-44.”
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

church lawn sweet ~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

church lawn is a rare thing in Russia, it is said that there are only about 60 sunny days a year in st. Petersburg, so every sunny day, the church lawn is full of people lying in the sun.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
The st. Petersburg cathedral gives me the following impression: “devotion to god, love of peace, love of humanity, tolerance and easygoing” is the basic concept of the orthodox church and the spiritual pillar of the Russian fighting nation. & have spent
– Neva street walk –
Neva street can be roughly divided into two parts, with the Moscow railway station in front of the uprising square as the boundary, the west side is commonly referred to as the nevsky street, the east to Alexander nevsky monastery street, is often known as the old nevsky street. The sightseeing center of Neva avenue is on the west side, and many sights are concentrated in the area of 1.3 kilometers between the old admiralty and the anichiko bridge. Neva street and three rivers, canals crisscross together, but also through part of the characteristics of the building, square and so on. If these road signs can be written down, it will be very convenient for sightseeing. St. Petersburg - why Neva?
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
the red bell tower is a prominent landmark throughout the street and is the most popular meeting place for friends.
The building decorated with green figures is the famous century-old bookstore on Neva avenue.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
and the hustle and bustle of the street itinerary strong contrast, here is mainly selling Russian books, and some stationery and toys, shopping gap, children’s favorite.
Oh, and one more important thing, this bookstore has a free bathroom on the second floor! It’s hard to find a public restroom on Neva street. (many coffee shops don’t even have bathrooms!)
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
different text also look with relish.
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
free toy section ~
St. Petersburg - why Neva?
attention! I’m a Russian soldier
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
2018 World Cup mascot zabizaka ~

The whole jeva street every 200 meters or so there is a zabizaka, are different shape.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

街头画廊~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

看看马路对面,河道蜿蜒。圣彼得堡这座城市因水而建,以涅瓦河为轴心,运河纵横,俨然一幅“北方威尼斯”的风情。
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

河道两旁都是巴洛克、古典风格的古建筑。因此圣彼得堡也被称为俄罗斯最美的城市。
叶利谢耶夫糖果店,据说是苏联时期就有的,非常出名。
地铁绿线Гостиный Двор出站后沿涅瓦大街往南走大约250米即到。
St. Petersburg - why Neva?

这家店很容易找到,因为大大的橱窗里面的这些非常可爱的玩具都是一直在动的哦!一下子就吸引了路人的眼光,也很多游客在橱窗前拍照。进去以后呢?发现这里简直是个糖果、甜点的世界,让孩子们无比欢欣,连我也喜欢的不得了。

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

来到这就好像掉进了一个甜品和美酒的世界。
 叶利谢耶夫食品商场是18世纪末的建筑,以前这里曾是一个文学沙龙,普希金等文化名人经常来这里聚会,后来,商人叶利谢耶夫于1901年,将这里改建成了食品商场。

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

这里除了出售食品外还有酒类、莫斯科特产等。商店的上层是纪念名著《钢铁是怎样炼成的》的作者奥斯特洛夫斯基(1904-1936年)的博物馆。

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

食品琳琅满目可爱而让人食指大动,坐在外面吃吃冰激凌和小点心看看街景也很是惬意。冰激凌奶味纯正而不甜腻,口感细致,推荐尝试!

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

这是我在俄罗斯旅行期间见过的最漂亮的食品店,从橱窗,到摆设,再到里面卖的蛋糕糖果,都仿佛是童年时最甜蜜的梦。


St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

这么可爱的套碗饼干,你忍心下口吗?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

造型各异的各种饼干,哪个都让人不忍吃啊~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

用餐区,是在一颗巨大的菠萝下面哦~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

这里坐满了情侣
莫斯科也有叶利谢耶夫,推荐有空一定要逛一下哦,在里面喝杯咖啡吃块蛋糕是多惬意的一件事!

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
色彩斑斓的童话世界,真舍不得走~

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
Neva street also has a super famous coffee shop, the literary cafe.

Located at the intersection of Neva street and grand marskaya street and moica riparian street. It was from here that pushkin drank his last cup of coffee on January 27, 1837, and went straight to the location of the duel, little black river.

We arrived here at noon and wanted to have lunch here. However, we were told that the business starts at 4:00 PM every day. Therefore, we missed it.

After missing the literature cafe, we found it again, and it was a pleasant surprise!

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

Market Place, a restaurant selling Russian food, ranked first on the popular western food list in dianping’s Neva neighborhood.

Outside, there are street seats, and inside, there’s air conditioning and a spot to watch the game.

It’s kind of like our food court, where all the stalls are open, you take whatever you like, and you end up checking out together, so you don’t have to speak the same language.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

St. Petersburg - why Neva?

The dish above is highly recommended. Almost everyone takes one, but we also choose one. It’s made of cheese and milk

There are also red vegetable soup and Russian kebabs, which are also popular items, and the taste is very consistent with our Chinese stomach.

St. Petersburg - why Neva?
snack string three times beat ~

We spent more than a day on the Neva street, still only scratching the surface, hoping that our fellow travelers would discover more,

Come to st. Petersburg, visit Neva street…

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