Russia – Discover the Unknown

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Reasons to go to Russia

Fed up with the usual annual trip to the Costa something or other? Why not plan something a bit more special and take a trip to Russia? Many still think of Russia as being positioned well behind the iron curtain,…

Monument to the Founder of Apple Erected in St Petersburg

A monument in honor of the founder of Apple Steve Jobs was erected in St. Petersburg. It is a copy of the iPhone and its height is an average height of a man. The monument was located in the Technopark…

St. Petersburg Tours by Retro Tram

St. Petersburg tourist authorities have launched an unusual service – guided tours by retro tram. City residents and visitors can ride in a restored 1920 tram and learn the history of municipal electric transportation services. It were these carriages of…

The Hermitage – the Most Disabled Friendly Museum of St. Petersburg

Hermitage, St. Isaac’s Cathedral and Pavlovsk are the most disable friendly sigtseeing landmarks in St. Petersburg accroding to the research conducted by RIA “Novosti”, which was ranking all St. Petersburg museums in terms of arrangemts for disabled people. The rating…

Viking Festival in St-Petersburg

From 18 to 20 May 2012 St-Petersburg will see the return of its annual open-air festival “Legends of Norwegian Vikings “, which will be held on the territory of The Peter and Paul Fortress, on the banks of Neva river.…