Founded in 1703 by Peter the great, its name has changed three times: Petrograd (1914) Leningrad (1924) and then back to St Petersburg (1991). Many of the grand classical and baroque buildings, palaces and churches have been beautifully restored; the city reminded me of both Vienna and Venice - two...
Canadian Rockies, Rocky Mountaineer Train and Alaska Cruise
Tailor-made Package (not escorted) to Banff, Icefield Parkway, Jasper, Rocky Mountaineer Train, Alaska Cruise, Vancouver and Kewlona including recommendations of hotels and what to do and see.
I am still rather high as it was all so wonderful and went so well that I can hardly believe it. There wasn’t a thing I would have changed quite frankly, as it was perfectly balanced. I seemed to go seamlessly from one place to another, thanks to your very efficient planning. Somehow, everyone was there waiting to welcome me at every step. It was definitely worth going Gold Leaf on the Rocky Mountaineer. The whole experience was magical and I took some marvellous photographs.
Jill R (France)
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