Created 8-Nov-11
9 photos

Kronshstadt lies on an island outside Saint Petersburg and used to be the home of the Russian Baltic Fleet, from the days of Peter the Great to the Soviet Union. We didn’t stop there, but as our ship passed the area, we could only marvel at the state of disrepair the place was in.
Approaching KronshtadtDecrepit facilitiesA sad placeScrap metalRustbucketThese ships appear serviceableThe last of the Baltic fleet?Leaving KronshtadtPilot ship at dusk

Categories & Keywords
Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Europe
Subcategory Detail:Russia
Keywords:Kronshtadt, Northern Capitals, cruise