Last revised: September 10, 2006 -
Jim Reusch Photo Album #3.
(Bremerhaven: 1955-59 - Able Flight - 6913th RSM)
2006 Fantastic CRUISE!
Typical American Tourist: (Baseball cap, Tennis shoes, backpack and shorts!)
# 01. Beginning of the Kiel Canal
# 02. Waiting for the Ferry crossing along the canal
# 03. Local Residents greeting our ship on the canal
# 04. Ferry Crossing the Kiel Canal
# 05. Chatting from our cruise ship with bystanders
# 06. At 8 knots, it takes 8-10 hours to pass through the canal.
Jim Reusch at the Brandenberg Gate
(West Side) -
Same Gate 48 years earlier - (1958)
Jim - (2nd from left)
# 08. Jim Reusch at the Brandenberg Gate (East Side)
St. Petersburg, Russia
# 09. The Summer Place of 'Catherine the Great'
The State HERMITAGE MUSEUM
The State Hermitage consists of six magnificent buildings on the River Neva, in the heart of St. Petersburg. Below is a photo of the Winter Palace, the residence of the Russian tsars, that was built to the design of Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli in 1754-62. The Hermitage collections of works of art now has over 3 million items presenting the development of the world culture and art from the Stone Age to the 20th Century.
# 10. Front portico Summer Palace of Catherine the Great
# 11. Lots of Gold - Summer Palace
# 12. The great Room - Summer Palace
# 13. Pavilion - Gardens at the Summer Palace
# 14. St. Isaac's Cathedral - St. Petersburg, Russia
Last revised: September 10, 2006
Copyright © 2006 by RWF2000