All posts tagged "nature"

  • Alexander Park St. Petersburg Russia
    Alexander Park and “Mini St. Petersburg”

    Alexander Park, which is right opposite to the Peter-and-Paul fortress, is one of the loveliest green spots in the historic center of St. Petersburg. People enjoy walking through its alleys on their way to the Zoo or...

  • Divo-Ostrov Amusement park St.Petrsburg Russia
    Divo-Ostrov Amusement park

    The city amusement park “Divo-Ostrov” (Island of Wonders) is located on Krestovsky Island of Petrogradsky District, close to the Gulf of Finland coastline. The park is well equipped and creates a unique world for adults and children....

  • 300th Anniversary Park in St. Petersburg, Russia
    300th Anniversary Park in St. Petersburg

    The 300th anniversary park in St. Petersburg is located uptown near the Gulf of Finland and was opened in honor of St Petersburg’s 300th anniversary. The park is situated in the northwest area near Primorsky Prospect in...

  • 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...

  • St.Peterburg neighborhoods
    Residential districts of St. Petersburg

    Choosing a place for a short stay and leisure in St. Petersburg, visitors often stick to the city centre and seldom explore the city’s remote parts, the so-called “residential” districts.  However, there are also quite a few...

  • Saint Petersburg Zoo
    Leningradskiy Zoopark (St. Petersburg Zoo)

    In the heart of historical St. Petersburg, near the Peter and Paul Fortress (Petropavlovskaya Krepost), Planetarium and Kronverkskaya Embankment in the Alexander Park, you can find an island harboring a wildlife paradise – the Leningrad Zoo. It...

  • 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...

  • Elagin Park in St.Petersnurg, Russia
    Yelagin Island

    Yelagin Island is also known as a Central Park of Culture and Recreation named after S. Kirov. Yelagin Island as the Krestovsky Island is located in the north-western part of the city on Neva River’s delta, which...

  • Climate in Spb, autumn
    Climate and weather in St. Petersburg

    Saint Petersburg is worth visiting all year round. The four seasons are so different here that you can discover many aspects of the deep character of the city. Due to the latitude (59°57′ n.l. 30°19′ e.l), Petersburg...