Saint Petersburg: the Russian City Built on Marsh
Founded by Tsar Peter the Great in 1703 on a marsh that was filled. It used hundreds of thousands of workers who built the city and connected with bridges about 50 islands
In just a few meters, separated only by the Moika river and the Griboyedo canal, the old town has three beautiful temples. They are about:
The Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood, also known as the Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ.
- Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, neoclassical style resembles the temples of Ancient Greece. Its set of colonnades distinguishes it from the rest of the buildings on Nevsky Avenue.