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Monument to Jean-Franois Laperouse

Leninskaya St., 46, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia
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Monument to famous french explorer

Laperouse visited PPK in 1787 on his way to Japan. His ships were named Boussole and Astrolabe. He... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Andrew M
Just a stone

You've seen the photo, no need to go find the rock. It's just a rock! The story behind this... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Moskvichka12
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Moscow, Russia
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Dec 18, 2017
“Monument to famous french explorer”
Oct 25, 2017
“Just a stone”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Leninskaya St., 46, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Laperouse visited PPK in 1787 on his way to Japan. His ships were named Boussole and Astrolabe. He was in the midst of a "round the world" expedition, which was thought to be impossible at the time. We had visited Sakhalin and Hokkaido a few...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

You've seen the photo, no need to go find the rock. It's just a rock! The story behind this gentleman is interesting, but you have to go to the museum to find that out. This monument means nothing if you don't know who he was....More

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