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Railway Stations of Saint Petersburg

Contents: Moskovsky railway stationLadozhsky railway stationBaltiysky railway stationVitebsky railway stationFinlandsky railway station 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 […]

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Never Returned: Joseph Brodsky

Joseph Aleksandrovich Brodsky (1940-1996) was a writer, a translator, a teacher, the person known and respected in Russia and worldwide back then and now. His biography is tightly connected to Leningrad (former name of St Petersburg) where he was born on May 24, 1940. The image of the post-war city stayed in the poet’s memory […]

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Vegetarian menu Vegetarian Restaurants in St Petersburg

Contents: BotanikaKashmirAnandaUkropRada&Co. Are you a meat-eater? If not, this article is right for you. Don’t ruin your diet, visit one of the best vegetarian restaurants n St Petersburg. Botanika The oldest vegetarian cafe in the Northern capital of Russia. The chief follows the modern gastronomy trends as well as the guidelines of healthy lifestyle. The […]

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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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Best Hotels with a Neva River View

Contents: Moskva HotelTrezzini PalaceSaint PetersburgThe Bridge Hotel How do you usually pick up a hotel when travelling to this or that location? What criteria are the most important? Is it price or a range of offered services, or probably the location of the hotel? If you are up to a wonderful river view in St […]

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Ballet performance on the stage Cultural Vacation: Theaters of St Petersburg

Contents: MariinskyMariinka-2AlexandrinksyMikhailovskyHermitage Theatre Apart from visiting museums and cathedrals of St Petersburg, you should definitely include in your travel program a cultural evening in one of the theatres. Actually, autumn is the best travel season for theatre-goers, as it is always a start of new theatre season. By the way, there are over 100 theatres […]

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

Contents: No touristsLow costsVisit theatresExplore the cityTake awesome photos 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 […]

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Alexander Nevsky Monument in St Petersburg Alexander Nevsky: The Patron of St Petersburg

Contents: Early lifeThe moments of gloryRecognition Most likely you heard the name “Nevsky” in many locations of Saint Petersburg. But what do you really know about Alexander Nevsky who lived in 1220-1263? Today I suggest you getting in the history and learning more about his outstanding personality. Early life Speaking of his regalia, Alexander Yaroslavovich […]

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Delicious and beautiful desserts Best Desserts in St Peterburg

Contents: She RaErartaChocolate BarBotanika Even if you are on a diet, you should definitely try cookies, candies and carious cakes served in some cafeterias and confectioneries of the city. Include tasting the best desserts in St Petersburg in your to-do list and also visit other cafes for a cup of aroma coffee. She Ra There […]

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Unusual Places to Visit in St Petersburg

Contents: Museum of Soviet Arcade GamesRasputin MuseumMuseum of HygieneJohn Lennon Street Want to explore some other sights than the State Hermitage Museum and Peter and Paul Cathedral? Check some unusual places in the city center. They are unique in the origin and will broaden your knowledge on different topics. Plus, you’ll enjoy the time a […]

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