Lights along Nevsky Prospekt, October 16, 2007.
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New apartment buildings along the Gulf of Finland October 14, 2007
Sign advertising Zvezda (Star) television network, which is produced by the Russian Ministry of Defense. The slogan below the image of the Federation Tower and the Moscow City complex reads, "Be strong"
(Bood silni), October 14, 2007
A statue of V.I. Lenin in front of an old Soviet building, October 15, 2007
The VIP box at the Marinsky Theater. The theater program gave a special thanks to St. Petersburg Mayor Valentina Matviyenko, former Russian Economics and Trade Minister German Gref, and Russian Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin for their support of the performing arts in the city
A sign advertising the state natural gas monopoly Gazprom on Nevsky Prospekt, October 16, 2007
Another view of Nevsky Prospket at night
Charles Ganske on Nevsky
Sign advertising Zenit, the local professional hockey and soccer club
Interior of a the local Fontanka Pizza restaurant
A sign directing drivers north towards the highway to Murmansk
Downtown St. Petersburg near the Moskovsky Rail Station, October 18, 2007
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