May 15th, 2012 - Aquabuses

Aquabuses will start running on the Neva from 29th of May. There will be 4 routes ,Kurortnaya, Tzentralnaya, Nevskaya and Primorskaya. Route to Kronshtadt will be open in June.

15.05.2012 | Read more

May 7th, 2012 - Rodin in St.Petersburg

June 15 through August 15 the Peter and Paul’s Fortress will hold a remarkable exhibition of works of the progenitor of modern sculpture François-Auguste-René Rodin. Visitors will have the occasion to discover Rodin’s most recognized works The Thinker, The Kiss and many others .

15.05.2012 | Read more

May 4th, 2012 - Imaginary museum

From April 28 till June 29 the the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts holds the “Imaginary museum” exhibition where masterpieces from more than 30 leading museums of the world will be presented.

05.05.2012 | Read more

May 1st, 2012 - Spring and Labor Celebration

Today we celebrate Spring and Labor Day.  In  Russia the holiday was celebrated for the first time on May 1st, 1890 as the International Workers' Solidarity Day. In 1997 it received its current name.  

01.05.2012 | Read more

April 27th, 2012 - Amended rules at airports

According to the amended rules governing pre and post-flight inspections for tourists visiting Russia, tourists will no longer have to take off their shoes for inspection, the Ministry for Transportation informed. (The amendment concerns shoes with heels height of less than 2,5 cm and with soles of less than 1 cm).

27.04.2012 | Read more

April 23th, 2012 - St. George's ribbons

St. George's ribbons  (георгиевская ленточка) is a symbol of our respect  to those who died  during the World War II.  It became a good tradition that ahead of the Victory Day, people in Russia and many other countries decorate their cars or clothes with orange and black  ribbons.

24.04.2012 | Read more
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