Russia: A Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby, Breaking the Ice 11 May 2008
22:05-23:05 BBC Two
Jonathan Dimbleby explores ten thousand miles of one of the world\'s most awe-inspiring countries. Summer 2006. Having lived through the Cold War, Jonathan makes his first stop in the city of Murmansk, which stands as a reminder to the years when England and Russia were close allies in a war of survival against the Nazis. But soon he is on the move, entering the strange and remote world of Karelia and savouring the sophisticated elegance of St Petersburg.