All posts tagged "entertainment"

  • Palace square, SPB, Russia
    Palace square

    Each year the city day parade, international contests and athletic races, ballad song festivals and superstar’s concerts take place in the heart of St. Petersburg: the Palace Square. Madonna, Rolling Stones, Scorpions, Duran Duran, Roger Walters, Sir...

  • kids, entertainment, USSR
    Artillery Museum

    The Military Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineering and Army Signal Corps is the only place in the world where Russian Military history is fully and visually represented. The largest collection of guns, ammunition, small arms and cold...

  • Botanical Garden St.Petersburg Russia
    Botanical Garden

    This intact oasis in the historical center of St. Petersburg is considered to be one of the oldest gardens in Russia. It counts more than 80.000 species of plants. Botanical garden was laid as an herb garden...

  • Saint Petersburg Philharmonic, Russia
    Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, Grand Hall

    Corinthian columns coated with artificial white marble, the walls decorated with pilasters, wide arched openings with Ionic columns and the divine acoustics – that’s the magnificent interior of the Grand Hall of Saint Petersburg Philharmonic, which is...

  • 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...

  • Musej Kgb Peterburg
    The KGB museum

    The official name of the museum is: “Gorokhovaya 2, the History of the Political Police and State Security bodies of Russia”. But the urban residents call it the KGB museum. The bodies of political control of the...

  • Fitness club and restaurant flying dutchman
    Flying Dutchman Fitness Center

    Fitness Center “Flying Dutchman” is an unusual sports club in St. Petersburg – a luxury fitness centre overlooking the Peter and Paul Fortress and the Hermitage. A unique copy of the Dutch flute “Amsterdam” of 1748 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...

  • Maslenitsa celebration (pancake week) in Russia
    Russian Maslenitsa (Crepe week) celebration

    From mid-February to early March a big holiday takes place in Russia accompanied by open air celebrations and tons of fun – the holiday of winter farewell – Maslenitsa (also known as Butter or Crepe week). It...

  • Art center Pushkinskaya 10 St.Petersburg
    The Pushkinskaya-10 Art Center

    Even though this well-known St. Petersburg art center is more than 20 years old, it’s still on the cutting edge of contemporary art. The story of Pushkinskaya-10 began in 1989 when a group of independent artists and...