All posts tagged "place to meet"
Bar crawling on Dumskaya Street
Though St. Petersburg is famous for its beauty and cultural life, at the very center of the city, on Dumskaya Street, there is a legendary territory of anti-glamorous and pathos-free time off. The main bar artery, full...
- Posted December 3, 2014
The first cinema was opened in St. Petersburg more than 100 years ago in 1913. At that time it was called “cinematheater” or “big theater of light pictures”-“Pikadilly”. In 1932, under USSR government, the cinema was rebuilt...
- Posted November 12, 2014
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...
- Posted September 12, 2014
Loft Project “Etagi” (“Floors”)
Cultural сentre Loft project “Etagi” came into sight only 6 years ago, becoming one of St. Petersburg’s most popular exhibition spaces. It was created in a 3000 m² building in the heart of the city. This building...
- Posted September 7, 2014
Located in the heart of Nevsky prospekt, Kazansky Cathedral can hardly be left unnoticed. It is a common meeting place, always crowded with tourists. People from all over Russia visit Kazansky Cathedral to pray by the icon...
- Posted April 24, 2014
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...
- Posted March 2, 2014
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...
- Posted September 26, 2013
Nevsky prospekt is the heart and the major artery of St. Petersburg. This 4.5 km-long thoroughfare stretching from the Admiralty building to the Saint Alexander Nevsky Lavra was laid by Peter I in 1710. Nevsky prospekt is famous not...
- Posted August 4, 2013
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...
- Posted July 4, 2013
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...
- Posted June 18, 2013