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Catherine the Great Ballroom, Russia

Catherine Palace The palace was the summer residence of the Russian tsars, located in the town of Pushkin, 25 km south-east of St. The residence originated in when Catherine I of Russia constructed a summer palace for her pleasure.

The Amber Room, Catherine Palace, Russia consisted of thousands of panels of Baltic Amber set with diamonds and other precious gems backed with gold. The panels were stolen by the Nazis in WW2

(stolen - p.) The Amber Room, Catherine Palace, Russia consisted of thousands of panels of Baltic Amber set with diamonds and other presious gems backed with gold. The panels were stolen by the Nazis in and to this day have never been found

Pushkin, St. Petersburg

Laurus nobilis (bay tree, bay laurel) at the Catharina Palace in Saint Petersburg

Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin) ,15 miles south of Saint Petersburg,Russia.  These are the beautiful gates to the immense parade ground forecourt of the Catherine Palace.  The gates are original mid-eighteenth century, having survived the ravages of the Nazi occupation.

Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin) miles south of Saint Petersburg,Russia. These are the beautiful gates to the immense parade ground forecourt of the Catherine Palace. The gates are original mid-eighteenth century, having survived the ravages of the Nazi occu

Catherine Palace, Outside St. Petersburg, Russia

World's Most Beautiful Building Catherine Palace, Outside St. Petersburg, Russia Tsarist Fun: Visit in the winter if you want to tour the grounds on a horse-drawn sleigh.

Breathtaking aerial view of the Catherine Palace at Tsarskoye Selo.

Aerial view of Catherine Palace in Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin), south of St Petersburg, Russia

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