White nights in Saint-Petersburg

white night

White nights in Saint-Petersburg last, approximately, fifty days, between may the 25th and july the 16th.

Saint Isaac's Cathedral

Saint Isaac’s Cathedral (photo by B. Hervé)

Saint-Petersburg architecture

Saint-Petersburg architecture (photo by B. Hervé)

St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral

St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral (photo by B. hervé)

During that period oft ime, the sun hardly disappears covering the city, late at night, with a rose-coloured light. That phenomenon is due to Saint-Petersburg location, the most nothern metropolis in the world.

One of the numerous canals of St-Petersburg

One of the numerous canals of St-Petersburg (photo by B. Hervé)

Cathedral

Cathedral (photo by B. Hervé)

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