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Must do’s of Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg

Must do’s of Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg

Let this guide be your map to the best food, attractions and shopping, as you enjoy your day strolling along Nevsky Prospekt. When arriving in St. Petersburg, you should make your first stop the Nevsky Prospekt. This stunning 2.5 mile avenue is adorned with Russian History. Beautiful buildings, breath-taking bridges and powerful palaces become only...
Sample traditional Russian cuisine in St. Petersburg

Sample traditional Russian cuisine in St. Petersburg

Explore the many exciting flavours of traditional Russian cuisine at one of these reccommened restaurants in St. Petersburg. While St. Petersburg is a city packed with restaurants offering food from every corner of the world, you might want to try some of the country’s own cuisine. These three Tripadvisor-recommended restaurants have set up menus full...
#Innsider's guide to Moscow

#Innsider’s guide to Moscow

Image credit: “Moscow Low (Street Level through the Grass)” by Geraint Rowland, used under CC BY / colour balance from original Moscow is one of Europe’s most vibrant and non-stop cities. Brimming with modern culture and fascinating history, spring or autumn are the best times to visit, when the crowds aren’t quite so big and the temperatures not...
An essential guide to 24 hours in St Petersburg

An essential guide to 24 hours in St Petersburg

24 hours is not enough to absorb everything that St Petersburg has to offer, but you can certainly make a start on the major sights and get a feel for this elegant city and former capital of Imperial Russia. Even if you’re in St Petersburg on a short stay or layover, there’s still plenty to...
Explore the beautiful suburbs of St. Petersburg

Explore the beautiful suburbs of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is without a doubt an interesting city with a lot to offer. Yet you should also take time to explore some of the lovely suburbs, witnessing the greatness of the former Russian Tsars. The lovely suburb of Pushkin Start your day off with a trip to Pushkin, one of St. Petersburg’s most charming...
Experience winter wonderland in St. Petersburg

Experience winter wonderland in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg emerges from the winter darkness as the festive season approaches. The anticipation of Christmas brings the city to life, full of light and warmth during this truly evocative time of year Sometimes it is good not to follow the crowd, in this case, by travelling to St. Petersburg in the summer, as most...
Travelling from Pulkovo Airport to St Petersburg

Travelling from Pulkovo Airport to St Petersburg

Millions of tourists fly to St Petersburg each year to visit its historic landmarks, from the 18th century Peter and Paul Fortress to the Baroque Winter Palace. Take the stress out of getting there with our guide to travelling from Pulkovo Airport; you’ll be in the city less than an hour after touchdown. The year-round flood of...
10 Fun Activities in St. Petersburg

10 Fun Activities in St. Petersburg

The city is bubbling over with pretty streets, grand buildings and many educational museums. But let’s not forget that St. Petersburg also offers a huge variety of fun activities for all ages. St. Petersburg is the second largest city in Russia, and known to be the country’s cultural heart. It is often referred to as...
Harley Davidson Festival Comes to St. Petersburg this August

Harley Davidson Festival Comes to St. Petersburg this August

First held in 2011, the Harley Days Festival is now one of the biggest and best Harley Davidson enthusiast events in the world. Come to the Venice of the North this August to see some rubber burn! Now in its fourth year, the Harley Days Festival should be the star attraction in the calendar of...
ExpoForum: St Petersburg's New Convention Arena

ExpoForum: St Petersburg’s New Convention Arena

Arguably Russia’s most fascinating city, St Petersburg’s arts and entertainment scene just got a whole lot bigger. From this October, visitors will be able to pay visits to the expansive ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre for business, pleasure and everything in between. Visitors heading to Russia’s capital now have everything they need under one roof,...
#Innsider’s guide to St. Petersburg

#Innsider’s guide to St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is the second biggest city in Russia, so choosing what to do can be tricky! Our Innsider guide unearths some of the more obscure activities as well as local delicacies and tips. Enjoy our innsight to this cultural gem. Starts of the White Nights Created in 1993, Stars of the White Nights One...
Discover Moscow Stars

Discover Moscow Stars

If you’re in Moscow during the end of April and find yourself pining for a healthy dose of creative arts, then a trip to the annual Moscow Stars International Arts Festival may be just the ticket. The festival aims to showcase the very best of the Russian arts scene, featuring a variety of categories including...
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