All posts tagged "inspiration"

  • Films about St.Petersburg
    Movies about St. Petersburg/Leningrad

    St. Petersburg is a living city: it moves and breathes; it experiences joy and sorrow; it develops and declines. It can even feel as alive as a movie character, and over the years there have been plenty...

  • Vasileostrovsky District St.Petersburg
    Vasileostrovsky District

    Boundaries: The district occupies the whole territory of Vasilievsky Island. Click here for a detailed map. Places of interest: Strelka (the easternmost tip of Vasilievsky Island), Rostral Columns, Broker’s Board (currently Naval Museum), Kunstkamera, Zoological Museum, Menshikov Palace, the Twelve...

  • Museum of the Political History of Russia
    The State Museum of the Political History of Russia (former Museum of the Revolution)

    The Museum of the Revolution had become the first historical revolutionary museum in Russia. Its exhibits had been displayed at the Hermitage in a year after the October Revolution, and in 1955 they had been relocated into...

  • Pushkin, St.Petersburg
    Pushkin – parks and palaces

    Pushkin is a little town beyond St. Petersburg, which used to be one of imperial residences. A series of palaces and gardens in Pushkin and its’ historical center are Unesco World Heritage, so you definitely don’t want...

  • St.Petersburg graduates heading to scarlet sales party
    Scarlet Sails Festival

    “Scarlet sails”, the holiday of graduates, is held on the weekend which is the nearest to the shortest night of the year (June 22) and falls on the White Nights season. White Nights are a special time...

  • HD Webcameras St.Petersburg
    Web cams

    Thank to our friends from hotel reservation service Vpiter.com, who owns  the best HD Web Cameras in the city, we can show you St. Petersburg online. Most of the cameras installed the way letting you see city’s main...

  • Cafe Singer St.Petersburg
    The House of Books (Dom Knigi)

    The House of Books is indeed one of the most beautiful and extraordinary buildings in St. Petersburg. It is located on the corner of Griboyedov Canal in the middle of Nevsky prospekt. Why do the inhabitants and...

  • Hermitage (Winter palace)
    Hermitage (Winter Palace)

    The Hermitage is the most magnificent and beloved museum of St. Petersburg, Russia’s largest museum and one of the greatest museums in the world, standing alongside the Louvre and the British Museum. Visiting the Hermitage allows everyone...

  • History of St.Petersburg
    History of St. Petersburg

    St. Petersburg is surprisingly young (a bit over 300 y.o) – one would hardly imagine that it used to be a marshy wasteland surrounded with the cold Baltic Sea only 3 centuries ago. Only strong will and...