The Bastion is not prominent within the Peter and Paul Fortress, however, being part of the combo ticket allowed us to seek it out.
It is a sombre, foreboding place and was cold, even in the hot day we visited.
The cells have biographies outside...更多
Tucked away in a corner bastion of the fortress of Peter and Paul is this rather grim prison with a two tiered series of cells set around a central courtyard. A number of reviewers complained that the cells were all the same but that's partly...更多
I was expecting more from this. It was one of the reasons we opted for the combo ticket instead of just visiting the church. It was interesting, but I think it could have been better. The cells are mostly the same, but you can see...更多