Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin)
Do you want to visit city where: lived and educated Great Russian poet and writer Pushkin? Another one residence of Russian emperors?
Now do you understand why this city not far from St. Petersburg has two names? Modern one, Pushkin, in honor of famous writer. In addition, old one — like place for tsar’s family. Likewise, Peterhof — suburban palace and Winter Palace — city home for emperor.
Tsarskoye Selo was founded by the order of wife of first Russian emperor Peter the Great — the empress Catherine I. However, real palace built famous architect Rastrelli by the order of Empress Elizabeth I.
By the way, Tsarskoe Selo — exactly this place where famous Amber Room (yantarnaya komnata) was placed. And disappeared in outstanding circumstances during Second World War, when city was occupied by german forces.
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