Not sure whether to laugh or cry, but probably the latter: New Versailles Built for the Wealthy
By Sophia Kornienko from The St Petersburg Times
Wealthy Russians are invited to move into baroque palaces.
Several dozens miniature replicas of European palaces of the 17th and 18th centuries, worth from $1.1 million to $5.5 million each, will be constructed in St. Petersburg's Lahta, a district within a 40-minute drive from the city center, in the next two to three years. click for more
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