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The Amber Room. Seeing St. Petersburg: Drawbridges

The Amber Room (01.30, 09.30, 17.30)

The Amber Room was one of the most magnificent and mysterious masterpieces in Russia. It was lost during the Second World War and searches were held on the ground, underground and even underwater. In 2003 it was recreated and unveiled in St. Petersburg.  But the story doesn’t end here. Find out more about the Amber Room in our XL Report.

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Seeing St. Petersburg: Drawbridges  (05.30, 13.30, 21.30)

A complicated system with its own maintenance crew and guard. Old mechanisms which have worked for almost a hundred years. The cause of traffic jams and a major tourist attraction in one go. And a good excuse to go for a night-long walk. The beauty of the draw- bridges of St. Petersburg is the focus of our XL Report.

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