Night of the Museums in St Petersburg – The Review

Saturday night was International Museum Day, a day (or rather night!) when museums in many European cities are open all night long, to show visitors the behind-the-scenes action and to display one-off exhibitions and performances. With 96 venues open across St Petersburg, there was a lot to choose from! We had planned our route using… Continue reading

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Mikhail Lermontov

Mikhail Lermontov, born the 15th of October 1814, is to be celebrated today, on World Poetry Day, with readings of his very romantic and popular poems. This is in honour of his 200th anniversary, and the famous poet will have his prose read by famous local artists, actors and writers in an open mic session.… Continue reading

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