All posts tagged "Neva River"

  • Palace Bridge in St.Peterburg Russia
    Bridges of St. Petersburg

    Rivers, canals and small channels in the urban area made it possible to create an advanced system of bridges. There are 342 bridges serving the streets and avenues, neatly separating the city and spreading some holiday spirit...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • St.Petersburg Islands
    How many islands does St.Petersburg stand on?

    Exploring the banks of the Neva River, which empties into the Gulf of Finland, Tsar Peter the Great was more passionate about Russia having access to the sea than good land to build a city upon. This...

  • Centralny district of St.Petersburg
    Central (Centralniy) District

    Translation by Evgenya Gavrilova Edited by Erin Swanson Boundaries: the joint of Obvodny Channel and Neva River; Admiralteyskiy Prospekt; Gorokhovaya Street; Fontanka River; Borodinskaya Street; Zvenigorodskaya Street; Obvodny Channel. Click here for a detailed map. This is...

  • 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...

  • Itinerary one summer day in St.Petersburg
    One summer day in St. Petersburg

    Everybody knows that summer is the best time to visit St. Petersburg. It’s the season of midnight sun and raised bridges that our city is famous for. Should it be your first time and your only one...

  • Events in summer 2013
    Interesting events of summer 2013

    We’ve chosen for you the most interesting and spectacular events in St. Petersburg in the upcoming season. If you find yourself at one of these events you will surely open a new vivid and festive side of...

  • 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...

  • 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...