Category Archives: Discover St. Petersburg - Page 39

11 Oct
2013
No matter who you are, going fast is a thrilling experience. And at the Pit Stop Karting Club  in St. Petersburg, students from Liden & Denz got their chance to challenge each other in an adrenaline filled mini go kart tournament. Just as in a Formula One race, the mini tournament was an international event. ...
10 Oct
2013
Zing Bar (Зинг Бар) is a new cocktail bar opened in 2012. It stands out in St. Petersburg for its wide selection of cocktails and its wicked soundtrack. The bar has a young and stylish look: it is glossy and intimately lit, but you will always be able to distinguish other people’s faces. It is ...
09 Oct
2013
Kazanskiy Sobor (Казанский Собор) is a cathedral of the Russian Orthodox Church on Nevsky Prospekt. It is dedicated to the most venerated icon in Russia, Our Lady of Kazan (Казанская Богоматерь). The church has an unusual look for Russian standards, since it was modeled after St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome. Construction started in the beginning ...
07 Oct
2013
Who Said Art? Pushkinskaya-10 and John Lennon Street Pushkinskaya-10 (Пушкинская-10) is the center of modern art in St. Petersburg. It is a unique place with unconventional museums and galleries of contemporary avant-garde artists. The art center was born in 1989, when painters, musicians and other artist illegally occupied one of the abandoned houses on the ...
07 Oct
2013
Located just a short walk away from Liden & Denz’s main office on Inzhenernaya Ulitsa (Инженерная Улица), runs another short street named Malaya Sadovaya Street (Малая Садовая Улица). In fact the shortest street in St. Petersburg, this little walking street offers some of the most peaceful  and quintessentially Italian architecture that the city’s center is ...
03 Oct
2013
Retro Cinema in St. Pete: Dom Kino and Rodina Dom Kino (Дом Кино) and Rodina (Родина) are two chic and retro cinema theatres near the Square of Arts (Площадь Искусств), a famous place for classical theatres and cultural museums. The two cinemas are located in the same complex, which has been one of the oldest ...
02 Oct
2013
St. Petersburg has always been the frame or the subject of a lot of literary works. Many authors lived there, and nowadays, literary museums are often located in their houses. Pushkin’s memorial apartment (Музей-Квартира Пушкина) on the bank of the river Moika stands today as the city’s most popular literary museum. This was the apartment ...
26 Sep
2013
If you want to get away from the chaos of the city centre, Miracle Club (Территория “МИРАКЛ”) is a perfect place to relax and have a cup of tea. The club has a friendly and domestic atmosphere, as if you were in your comfortable living room. Sofas, pictures and musical instruments make Miracle a perfect ...
24 Sep
2013
Have You Ever Wondered about Rubinshteina Street? Despite being famous today as St. Petersburg bar and restaurant street, Rubinshteina Street (Улица Рубинштейна) is actually an historical place in the heart of the city. First called Troitskaya Ulitsa, it was renamed in honour of composer Anton Rubinshtein, who lived there and founded the St. Petersburg Conservatory.  ...
20 Sep
2013
Atelier bar (Ателье бар) is a three-storey tall bar/club right in the centre of St. Petersburg, just round the corner from Dumskaya Ulitsa, St. Petersburg bar street. The interior design of the bar is quite raw and edgy, but it has recently been updated in order to be a little more comfortable. Now it still ...