All posts by Ekaterina Kazmina

About Ekaterina Kazmina

I love St. Petersburg and sincerely wish more people from all over the world come here and see its beauty!
  • Saint Petersburg. Russia theatres
    Theatres in St. Petersburg

    St. Petersburg, often called the cultural capital of Russia, lives a rich theatrical life. The first Russian professional theatre was opened in the city in 1756, by the act of Empress Elizaveta Petrovna. Nowadays more than 180...

  • Shopping center Galleria Spb
    Shopping at Nevsky Prospekt

    Native citizens of Saint Petersburg prefer to buy clothes abroad. If you cannot afford a several day trip to Milan, Finland is your next bet – a much closer and cheaper trip, still equally pleasant. If you...

  • Mikhailovsky opera and ballet St.Petersburg
    Mikhailovsky Theatre

    Apart from the world-famous Mariinsky Theatre, St.Petersburg can boast of another, so called “minor” Opera House – Mikhailovsky Theatre named after the Grand Duke Mikhail Pavlovich Romanov, a philanthropist and patron of fine arts. The theatre is...

  • Stockmann Shoppong mall St. Petersburg
    Stockmann Nevsky Center

    Downtown St.Petersburg, you will find “Stockmann Nevsky Center” a shopping center, just opposite the exit from metro station “Ploshchad Vosstaniya”, at the corner of Nevsky prospekt and Vosstaniya Street. It belongs to Finnish consortium “Stockmann” and offers...

  • Ресторан Счастье
    Schastye (The Home of Happiness) Restaurants

    One of the favorite places among fancy Petersburg public, especially young women is the Schastye chain of restaurants, also known as The Home of Happiness. Several of them are located all over our city with the flagman...

  • where to park in St.Petersburg
    Where and How to Park in St. Petersburg

    Parking lots in St. Petersburg are as much of a problem as in any city overloaded with traffic. It’s simple – there are too few of them for a 5-million person city. Due to the present tough...

  • Saint Petersburg Style and Fashion

    Every time I visit a new city I find myself observing architecture, attractions and, of course, its citizens. As for me, people’s clothing and behavior complete the image of the city as a whole. According to statistics...

  • Galeria, Shopping Centre

    “Galeria” is a huge five-floor shopping mall located in the city center, just 5 minute’s walk from Nevsky prospect, next to Moskovsky railway station. It has over 290 stores featuring hundreds of brands – clothes, footwear, sports...

  • Starting a Business in St. Petersburg

    Foreign investments are of great value for the economy of the Russian Federation, so the government makes sure investors feel welcome in the market. In mid-2011 the government of St. Petersburg introduced the Program to Improve the...

  • Biblioteka restaurants on Nevsly, St.Petersburg
    Biblioteka – Food And The City

    A rather unique place called Biblioteka has recently opened on Nevsky Prospekt. The most unusual thing about this place is that it is not just a bakery or a restaurant. It comprises a coffee shop and restaurants...