Palace Square atop the arch of the General Staff Building, Saint Petersburg, Russia (@ SIME/eStock Photo)
- This soldier and his steed stand guard atop a triumphal arch, overlooking a wintery palace and one of the world\s biggest museums.""Take a look on the inside
- More than 340 bridges span this city\s network of rivers and canals.""Where is the ‘Venice of the North\?
- Nearly three million items are housed within the wall of this great gallery, but then greatness is all part of its heritage.""It was founded in 1764 by someone with an equally impressive moniker
- This is but one of the six main buildings of this extraordinarily opulent complex.""Here\s the sort of view the statue might be getting