Hotel de Paris Monte-Carlo
Hotel-legend Hotel de Paris is located in the heart of the capital of Monaco, next to "Cafe de Paris" and the oldest casino "Monte Carlo". Built in 1864, the Hôtel…

Continue reading →

Hotels on the beach in Saki
Than attractive hotels in Saky and why when choosing a place for recreation for thousands of tourists always prefer them? The hotels popular Crimean resort really many attractive features, one…

Continue reading →

gostiny

Nevsky prospect in St. Petersburg

Nevsky prospect in St. Petersburg – one of the earliest and most famous street in the Northern capital. Its length is 4.5 km, the maximum width is 60 m at the arcade. the lowest 25 m Sink. This is one of 3 streets-rays radiating from the Admiralty .

The history of Nevsky prospect

The need for the construction of the road occurred shortly after the founding of the city to connect the industrial center of the city – Admiralty. with the Alexander Nevsky Lavra. on whose behalf and was named the Avenue. The construction was carried out with 2 sides and just connect the two clearing failed. This explains the kink of the street near the present-day Vosstaniya Square. The construction was completed in 1720. Later, trying to straighten the road on the section from Ploschad Vosstaniya to the Alexander Nevsky monastery. began to build a New Nevsky prospect . So there was the street Trolly and Pottery. And the area after the area of the Rebellion still popularly called Old Nevsky . The road becomes stone, planted rows of birch trees on each side, installed oil, and then gas and electric lights. Intensive construction is taking place. Continue reading