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Aug 22, 2007 - Heading to the hills and a concert at the Rose Pavilion

Our concert schedule resumes today in the beautiful town at Pavlovsk. This small town is about an hour drive from town (depending upon the horrific St. Petersburg traffic) . It was a summer place for the nobility and rich people of St. Petersburg and is filled with palaces and beautiful houses. Evidently, the elite of St. Petersburg needed a country palace in the hills as well as a palace in the city. Our tour of Pavlovsk Palace and Park demonstrated that to a Russian noble, the country place needed to be even more elaborate and beautiful...

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