7 Awesome Things to Do in St. Petersburg, Russia When I thought about Russia, I thought of dull, concrete and communist buildings and about the past full of war and terror. When I first arrived in St. Petersburg in 2001, I had to revise my opinion right away. What a beautiful and impressive city. It remains the most beautiful European city I have ever visited, and that includes Paris and Rome. Here is an extended tour of this most northern Metropole in the world.
Place of Solitude The name of the Hermitage Museum, in St. Petersburg, Russia, came from the French and it means the "place of solitude." This was true when it was the Tsar's private museum, but now it is filled with millions of visitors a year. There are some quiet, elegant corners in the museum, but you really have to seek them out.
Things you can not miss in St. Petersburg Russia. After our 3 days in St. Petersburg we can understand why it was named Europe’s leading destination at the World Travel Awards. The city has a way of presenting itself that is unique to what you would normally see while traveling in Europe. Click to read more at http://www.divergenttravelers.com/best-photo-spots-in-st-petersburg-russia/
9 Beautiful Things You Have To Do In St Petersburg, Russia
Have you ever been to Russia before? If not, St. Petersburg is a great city to explore. It can be the starting point for your other Russian travels or you can go on a short city trip. Although you can easily spend 4 or 5 days in and around St. Petersburg, you might find yourself pressed for time. What to do in St. Petersburg in 1 day?