Saint-Petersburg is the Northern capital of Russia, its cultural,
historical and architectural center! Saint-Petersburg was named in honor
of patron saint of Peter The Great, who founded the city more than 300
years ago and for more than 200 years (till 1917) it was Russian
capital. Peter the Great modeled the city after European capitals and it
has been referred as Russia's "Window into Europe" for a long time.
St.Petersburg is divided into numerous islands by rivers and canals and
is often called as the "Northern Venice". Saint-Petersburg together with
its palaces, museums, theatres, distant suburbs and their parks is
renowned piece of the world's cultural heritage.
Climate in St. Petersburg
Information about Transportation
Transport St. Petersburg Metro
Restaurants, cafes, bars
Entertainment in St. Petersburg
Useful Travel Information
The Best places
Saint-Petersburg in 4 days and 3 nights.