Postcard From Petersburg

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Hannah Whitley visits the Finland Station in St Petersburg, famous as Lenin's arrival point in the revolutionary city in 1917. / A visit to the Banya - if you are poor in St Petersburg, a trip to the communal baths is still the best way to keep clean and catch up on the latest gossip. / The first of four snapshots of the contemporary city - a drive down Nevskiy Prospekt, its most famous street and still its central artery. / A visit to the Banya - if you are poor in St Petersburg, a trip to the communal baths is still the best way to keep clean and catch up on the latest gossip.