April 18, 2015

April 18, 2015

St. Petersburg, Russia

Photograph by Эдуард Гордеев, National Geographic Your Shot

Calm for a moment, Vitebsk Station cuts a striking figure in St. Petersburg, the Russian city often considered the country's most beautiful. Peter the Great built the city at the beginning of the 18th century as a showcase for the powerful Russia of the tsars.

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