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03 Oct
2016
A magical pirate ship was found on the riverbank in Saint Petersburg! This weekend I had one of my best culinary experiences since I am living here in Saint Petersburg. After the visit of the impressive Peter and Paul Fortress, I felt very frozen because of the strong wind on this day and I watched out for ...
21 Jun
2016
New to Saint Petersburg?  The Liden and Denz Guide to the Saint Petersburg Metro System will show you which stations you should know in order to get around the city.  Filmed, edited, and hosted by our Video Blogger Intern Ryan Gourley.
12 May
2015
Zenit and CKA – Get Out And Support Your Local Team Two of the most popular sports to play and watch in Russia are Ice Hockey and Football. Saint Petersburg is home to two teams who play at the highest level in these sports. In this post you will learn everything you need to know ...
05 May
2015
3 Most Famous Bookstores in Saint Petersburg Before I left for Saint Petersburg I packed three books: “501 Russian Verbs”, my old and very beloved ”Modern Russian Grammar” (Published in Stockholm, 1974…) and Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina. The latter should keep me busy until I leave in June. I bet that you also brought that Russian classic that’s ...
04 Jul
2014
Unfortunately it’s time to say good bye! I have been staying in Saint Petersburg since beginning of May and had an amazing time enjoying the city, meeting locals, diving into the Russian mentality and culture. But before leaving with a truly heavy heart, I want to share with you my favorite places and venues in this great ...
04 Jul
2014
Weekend Trip to Water Park Slides of Saint-Petersburg Hurray, it’s Friday, Water Park time! With the weekend around the corner the topic of this post couldn’t have been anything else than a tip for your Saturday or Sunday. So, we all know that Saint-Petersburg is a real pearl of culture, art and history. With so many splendid sightseeing ...
26 Jun
2014
Tonight we already will see a little final even before the 1/8 finals have started. Russia plays against Algeria, it’s the last game for both in their group. The situation in that group is quite interesting as theoretically all teams have the chance to reach the 1/8 finals. But of course we want to see ...
24 Jun
2014
On the occasion of the international chess day, the Palace Square in Saint Petersburg will become a huge chessboard and the chess pieces will be real people! The international chess day was stated in 1966 and since then celebrated on the 20th of July. This year Saint Petersburg will celebrate it in an extraordinary way! While chess ...
31 May
2014
Looking for a great place to spend a night out in Saint Petersburg?  This map will help you out! It shows the most popular venues in Saint Petersburg sorted by categories like bars or clubs. Simply click on one or more of the categories and pins with related venues will appear on the map. To get ...
23 May
2014
May 27 is the 311 anniversary of Saint Petersburg and this is definitely worth a festival! The festival will take place this Sunday the 25th of May. The celebrations kicks off on 2 p.m. on St. Isaac’s Square. There you will find singers performing Russian songs. Against 5 p.m. make sure to find yourself in the city ...