All posts by Elena Sjo

About Elena Sjo

Hello! I was born in St.Petersburg and this is the city I love the most!
  • Pavlovsk park palace museum
    Pavlovsk – Imperial Palace and Park near St. Petersburg

    Pavlovsk, one of the beautiful suburbs of St. Petersburg, is located 30 kilometers from the city, close to the former summer residence of the Romanov Imperial dynasty. The journey from the city takes about 20 minutes by...

  • Events in Saint Petersburg 2016
    Interesting events of summer 2016 in St. Petersburg

    May 26 – July 24, XXIV Music Festival “Stars of the White Nights” The festival is among the ten largest and popular musical events  in the world. Three scenes of Mariinsky Theatre will host more than 160 concerts...

  • Palace Bridge in St.Peterburg Russia
    St. Petersburg Drawbridge Openings Schedule

    Navigation season in Saint Petersburg starts in April and ends in November. During this period drawbridges (moveable bridges that let ships pass through) of St. Petersburg are opened for a few hours during the night. A walk...

  • Events in St.Petersburg
    This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 1 – 6 March 2016

    Festivals and urban holidays V Festival of Italian Cinema “From Venice to St. Petersburg” Best Italian films from the 72th Venice Film Festival (2015) will be shown in “Rodina” cinema center. 4 – 8 March 2016 Festival...

  • Events in St.Petersburg Russia
    This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 23 – 29 November 2015

    Festivals and holidays Festival of Italian cinema RIFF Best films laureates of regional Italian cinema festivals will be shown in Rodina cinema hall in Saint Petersburg. Until 29 November 2015 International Festival of Brass Music Festival that...

  • Events in St. Petersburg
    This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 16 – 22 November 2015

    Festivals and urban holidays Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.” International Festival of Arts that represents the most significant and innovative works of theatrical and musical art. Until 24 November 2015 Festival of Italian cinema RIFF Best films laureates of...

  • This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 9 – 15 November 2015

    Festivals and urban holidays Festival “Silver Ring of Russia” Five concerts of chamber choirs of Russia will be held on the stage of “The State Chamber Music Theatre”. 9 – 15 November 2015 The Second International Festival...

  • Divine Maya exhibition in Saint Petersburg
    This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 2 – 8 November 2015

    Festivals and urban holidays The Second International Festival of Arts “The Living Gulf” The festival dedicated to the culture and nature of the Baltic region is designed as a large art exhibition. The festival features extensive cultural...

  • Events october 12-18 2015
    City events from 12 to 18 October 2015

    Festivals and city holidays  International Festival “Brass autumn” The concert are performed by soloists of wind instruments and orchestras of Russia and USA. The opening will take place on 12 October at the stage of Capella, 15...

  • city festivals spb
    City events from 28 September to 4 October 2015

    Festivals and city holidays – CrossArt Festival dedicated to the synthesis of modern forms of art will be held in Erarta museum and will present audio-visual, interactive installations, art objects, concerts and theatrical performances from 30 September...