Travel Tips

Tourist information in St Petersburg

How to get Russian visa or book a visa free shore excursion? What safety rules are worth following in order to feel secure in a foreign country? What should you take with you to St Petersburg and why, or where to get something? These and other useful travel tips and recommendations check below. If you are struggling with finding any information about travelling to Saint Petersburg Russia, don’t hesitate to leave an inquiry for further communication.

Viewing aurora borealis Viewing Northern Lights in Saint Petersburg

Beautiful Aurora Borealis is a wonderful natural phenomenon of appearing dancing light in the sky that many people would love to see. It is a truly magical happening that is defined by disturbances in the magnetosphere by a solar wind. Northern lights, or aurora, or polar lights as they are usually called, can be viewed […]

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Beautiful light in snow Public January Holidays in Russia

New Year and Christmas are probably the most popular holidays in Russia. Apart from vast celebrations, beautiful decorations and the spirit of holiday, there is at least more plus of this season. It is a long period of days-off that people get together with festive mood, ongoing fireworks and dining. These are the January holidays […]

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Couple on a ice skating rink What To Wear in Saint Peterburg in Winter?

That’s actually quite a question: “What to wear in winter in St Petersburg?” The weather seems to change quite a lot within several recent years, and instead of wintery and snowy landscapes Saint Petersburg region gets more of a European look in terms of snowless streets. Some trees even start to bloom, assuming that it […]

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Reindeer rides in Saint Petersburg Russia Winter Activities in Saint Petersburg

Winter is a beautiful season both in cities and countryside. Fortunately, the Leningrad region offers a range of wonderful landscapes and opportunities to enjoy winter holidays. Apart from visiting museums and palaces of Saint Petersburg, there are many activities that you can do alone, with friends, family and children. Reindeer farm Want to have a […]

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Andreevsky market in Saint Petersburg Russia Markets of Saint Petersburg

A good alternative to various grocery shops and supermarkets – markets of Saint Petersburg. City markets have a very special atmosphere and a wide range of products that of which you can’t find in some huge stores. Gastronomic market Dolgoozersky This reconstructed agricultural market represents an updated fresh-market where customers can buy products almost from […]

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Try Russian food - pancakes Local Meals to Try in St Petersburg

After a long day exploring St Petersburg, it’s time to try some delicious meals of Russian cuisine. Below is the list of must-taste dishes. Some of them are special in Saint Petersburg, so try them out and then let me know how the meals were! Soups Leningrad Rassolnik: Includes pickled cucumbers or brine, meat, potatoes, […]

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Baltic Railway Station in Saint Petersburg Railway Stations of Saint Petersburg

Are you already in St Petersburg and want to travel around, or just feel like getting to know the city closer? Anyway, the following information will be both useful an interesting. There are five active railway stations in the city, and four of them are located close to the historical center. All of them have […]

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Girl speaking on the phone Getting a SIM card in St Petersburg

Travelling to Saint Petersburg for business or pleasure is still very entertaining and engaging. However, modern world is hard to imagine without social media and smartphone. Thus, if you want to have data 24/7 and be able to make cheap phone calls in St Petersburg, you might need to change a mobile operator and purchase […]

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Drawbridges in Saint Petersburg Russia Cheap Travelling to St Petersburg Russia

Want to stay in Saint Petersburg on a budget? First of all, you should not doubt your decision, have a cheap journey is possible. There are several tips that can help you save some money, so get a cup of your favorite drink, sit tight and read this article. Travel in autumn Well, of course, […]

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Autumn park in St Petersburg Reasons to Visit St Petersburg in Autumn

There is no need to postpone a trip to St Petersburg to a summer period. Autumn is also a wonderful season to get familiar with the city and spend a wonderful vacation there! Check some reasons to visit the Northern capital of Russia in autumn. No tourists Summer is undoubtedly the most popular travel season. […]

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