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Our first view of Peterhof and the fountains.
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All the water feeding the fountains is gravity fed from ponds and lakes outside or above the palace grounds.
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View back toward the palace
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Grandma Bert's camera captured most of the beautiful fountains in this series.
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View from the palace steps looking toward the Gulf of Finland.
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A wider view from the palace steps.
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There were fountains all around the grounds.
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Children who walked on the stones within this square might get very wet when they stepped on the wrong one.
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There also were beautiful flowers, though it already was fall.
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Grandpa Roy poses for Grandma Bert at the Summer Palace.
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Grandma Bert poses for Grandpa Roy at Peterhof (the Summer Palace of Peter the Great).
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"'Peterhof' was included on the UNESCO Worldwide Heritage List in 1990."
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The golden dome of St. Isaac's Cathedral can be seen from Peterhof across the Bay of Finland on the Baltic.
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Church of St. Peter and Paul, Peterhof.
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