HOTEL OF THE WEEK
Don't miss the first SO Sofitel hotel in Russia, located in the heart of the rich cultural center of St. Petersburg. In this hotel, designed by architect Antonio Citterio, the mysteries of the House of Faberge are revealed in a modern setting. The breathtaking views of St. Isaac's Cathedral await you, along with Just Say So, a new service concept, and SO evening parties on our scenic summer terrace.
Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO is the only company in Russia run by CMP. Managing Director Alexander Rodionov is the first CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) and the First DMCP (Destination Management Certified Professional) in Russia! CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the meeting, convention, exhibition, and event industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education, and a rigorous exam.
RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Faberge Museum Café is located in the heart of StPetersburg in the real historical palace — Shuvalov Palace. The palace has an area of about 4,700 square meters and is one of the most beautiful palaces in St. Petersburg, it is both a historical monument and a tourist attraction. Palace houses Faberge museum with the biggest collection of Faberge eggs in the world.
Former Golden Apple Design Boutique Hotel is opened after full renovation under name The Chekhoff Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton Moscow. The Chekhoff Hotel Moscow is centrally located in the heart of the capital next to the main sightseeing, business areas and shopping malls. The new and charming property provides luxurious accommodation, a restaurant and a bar. The Hotel is the perfect choice for business and leisure travelers.
VENUE OF THE WEEK
The Book Chapel features over 5,000 volumes of carefully selected books, albums and geographic atlases from the 16th to early 20th centuries, valuable from a scientific, cultural, artistic point of view. These publications have passed the test of time and not one generation of readers, many of them were awarded the title of book rarities based on the results of the evaluation at antique auctions.
30 JUNE 2019
White Nights International Marathon is held to promote a healthy lifestyle, familiarizing people to regular physical training and sports, the further development of friendly international relations and sports tourism, identifying the strongest marathon in St. Petersburg.
Industry UpdatesJUNE 2019
32nd Episode of Tsar Events' RUSSIA SURVIVAL GUIDE with Maya Krivchenia is devoted to TALEON IMPERIAL HOTEL
There is the closest point between Russia and America that is only 4 km long
Russia covers 1/7th of the total land of our planet and neighbors more countries than any other country on earth.
Ladoga lake is the largest one in Europe. Its area makes 18 400 sq km, average depth is 51 m, the largest one is up to 230 m.
Russian language does not include a word for 'the' or 'a' which is good because these often lead to confusion in other languages
The way from Moscow to Chicago is closer than from Chicago to Rio-de-Janeiro
Moscow actually has more billionaires living in the area than any other city in the world. With a total of 74 billionaires, Moscow beats New York City's statistic by three.