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This bridge is nothing special for St. Petersburg. But it is still interesting to see none the less.

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Yekaterinburg, Russia
Bridge Uninteresting but nice area

interesting that this bridge is listed as attraction. The real attraction I'd the vies of the... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2015
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This high-style footbridge is most famous for the graceful floor lamps and enchanting lanterns at each end as well as for its unusual railings and decorative girder facades.
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This bridge is nothing special for St. Petersburg. But it is still interesting to see none the less.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

The bridge itself is nothing particularly special: just a small pedestrian bridge on a canal off Nevsky Prospekt. But it is noteworthy because it is located close to the Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood and provides a good vantage point from which...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Stopped by Italian Bridge on my way to Spilt Blood Church, could see the Church from the bridge and took good photos.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The bridge itself is not of great interest to all but tourists can take nice photos on the nearby Church on the Savior of the Spilled Blood there. Just come here and see whether you agree or not.

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Crossing the Griboedov canal is this pedestrian bridge with ornate railings. It is also packed with tourists at all hours as it is an excellent vantage point for taking photos of the Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood.

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This bridge is about midway between the Kazan Cathedral and the Church of the Spilled Blood. It crosses one of the many canals in St Petersburg, and there is a good view of the Church of the Spilled blood from it, otherwise there is little...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Visited here in Oct 2012, nothing's too special about this bridge other than it connects one side with the other. At night it's more beautiful when the lights are lit on there. This is located near the church of the spilled blood. In the winter,...More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 6 March 2015

interesting that this bridge is listed as attraction. The real attraction I'd the vies of the church that one can see from the bridge. Have been there many times and taken many pictures from the bridge.. On my most recent trip, two artists were set...More

Thank Lovingit T
Reviewed 30 December 2014

This bridge gives great views on colourful, onion-domed cathedral. Excellent spot for amateur and professional photographers.

Thank Lutijen
Reviewed 30 October 2014

I never knew this was a landmark until seeing it on TA. We stayed a block away and walked across it many times. Beautiful views and nice to stand on and get a picture taken with the Cathedral in the background on one side and...More

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