Literary places

In the footsteps of the Poets

As St Petersburg is a cultural capital you will see a lot of interesting literary places there. Saint Petersburg is like a granite book, whose pages were written by world famous Russian writers and poets in particular Pushkin, Griboyedov, Lermontov, Gogol, Nekrasov, Dostoevsky, Blok, Nabokov, Akhmatova, Esenin and many others. There are plenty of memorials and museums connected with writers, their life in St Petersburg and literary characters, created by them. You can see and explore this during my private tours and excursions.

Catherine Palace twilights

Beautiful, very cozy and green, this city in the suburban district of Saint Petersburg was named after Alexander Pushkin in 1937. The poet studied there at the Lyceum of Tsarskoye Selo. Interestingly, for about two centuries this town was a summer residential area of the Russian Royal Family. At the beginning of the Northern War,…