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10 August 2017

Pentahotels to Enter Russian Market in 2018 with pentahotel Moscow — Arbat

Pentahotels to Enter Russian Market in 2018 with pentahotel Moscow — Arbat

Pentahotels, the neighbourhood lifestyle hotel group, is finalising definitive agreements with Capital Group, one of Russia's most respected property developers, to open pentahotel Moscow — Arabat as its first Russian hotel in Moscow, in time for the June 2018 FIFA World Cup to be hosted in Russia.

03 August 2017

The Tenth International Military Music Festival “Spasskaya Tower” to take place in Moscow 26August-03September

The Tenth International Military Music Festival “Spasskaya Tower” to take place in Moscow 26August-03September

More than 140 groups from 40 countries have taken part in the Festival since it was created. Every year about 1500 musicians, military men and other artists perform at the «Spasskaya Tower».

24 July 2017

Russia confirmed free train travel between host cities for World Cup 2018

Russia confirmed free train travel between host cities for World Cup 2018

Football fans travelling to Russia for the 2018 World Cup will be able to save considerable sums of money following confirmation all train transportation between the 11 host cities will be free of charge for next summer's event.

20 July 2017

St Petersburg has been revealed as host for World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2017

St Petersburg has been revealed as host for World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2017

Having itself been recognised as Europe’s Leading Destination in 2016 by voters from the World Travel Awards, the city will take hosting responsibilities this year on 30th September 2017.

17 July 2017

Qatar Airways is launching third daily flight to Moscow

Qatar Airways is launching third daily flight to Moscow

Qatar Airways launches a third daily flight between Doha and Moscow Domodedovo Airport starting from  August 2, 2017.

11 July 2017

Moscow Metropol Hotel Presented new renovated rooms

Moscow Metropol Hotel Presented new renovated rooms

First step of room renovation in Metropol hotel has been completed. All rooms on the third floor and few on the second are ready for guests after full redesign.  Total 28 rooms of different categories were presented to public including Ambassador Suites, Deluxe, Grand Deluxe и Grand Superior, Metropol Suite и Premier Suite.

03 July 2017

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is planning to open 9 new hotels in Russia within next 5 years

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is planning to open 9 new hotels in Russia within next 5 years

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced that they already signed 3 contract to run hotels under the brand Radisson Blu, plus 2 new hotels will be opened before 2022.  Plus 3 new Park Inn hotels will be opened soon.

19 June 2017

St. Petersburg International Sup-Surfing Festival Fontanka SUP 2017 will take place in St. Petersburg 08-09th of July

St. Petersburg International Sup-Surfing  Festival Fontanka SUP 2017 will take place in St. Petersburg 08-09th of July

Festival will include Water Carnival — SUP costume race along rivers and canals of the city (on Griboyedov Canal, Moyka and Fontanka Rivers),  Beach Fashion Defile — Bikini girls defile on SUP across the water area along the beach (Beach of Peter and Paul Fortress).

16 June 2017

2017 FIFA Confederations Cup starts on Krestovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg tomorrow

2017 FIFA Confederations Cup starts on Krestovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg tomorrow

The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup is the 10th edition of the FIFA Confederations Cup, a quadrennial international men's football tournament organised by FIFA. It will be held in Russia from 17 June to 2 July 2017 as a prelude to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

13 June 2017

The world biggest Planetarium will be opened in St. Petersburg in October 2017

The world biggest Planetarium will be opened in  St. Petersburg  in October 2017

Lumiere Hall St. Petersburg (also known as St. Petersburg Projection Museum)  is planning to open planetarium that will become the biggest in the world. Dome with 37 meters diameter will be installed inside of  the building, it will be made of monolith polycarbonate,  wood and aluminum.

08 June 2017

Russian Federation is voting for Tourist brand of Russia

Russian Federation is voting for Tourist brand of Russia

Nationwide voting for the best concept of tourist brand has opened and organized by National Tourism portal RUSSIA.TRAVEL and  Federal Agency for Tourism.   Voting will last till 15th of August 2017 when winner will be selected among 10 shortlisted concepts.

07 June 2017

Holiday Inn Express hotel and Meininger Hostel will be opened at restored Nikolskie Ryady

Holiday Inn Express hotel and Meininger Hostel will be opened at restored Nikolskie Ryady

The Nikolskie Ryady project involves the restoration of the historic former Nikolsky Market site of more than 33,000 sq.m., in the heart of St. Petersburg, and its further development into a multifunctional complex comprising mid-range and affordable hotel properties (3* hotel and hostel), winch will be operated under global hotel brands such as Holiday Inn Express and Meininger.

05 June 2017

Installation "Firebird Descent" by Poetic Kinetics will be flying high over New Holland Island in St. Petersburg Russia until Sept 30th!

Installation "Firebird Descent" by Poetic Kinetics will be flying high over New Holland Island in St. Petersburg Russia until Sept 30th!

Large-scale art installations was created in the center of St. Peterbsurg  on the territory of New Holland Island.  Art object was brought to Russia by famous Poetic Kinetics and say there till end of September.

04 June 2017

Peterhof Golf Club was opened this weekend

Peterhof Golf Club was opened this weekend

Peterhof Golf Club was opened on Sunday 4th of June and became the first full length golf course in the city of St. Petersburg. Located in the historical site of Mikhailovka Estate, in Peterhof, this Golf Club is only a 30 minutes drive away from the heart of the northern Capital.

31 May 2017

Radisson Royal Hotel St. Petersburg was opened after renovation last Friday

Radisson Royal Hotel St. Petersburg was opened after renovation last Friday

Five star hotel in the heart of St. Petersburg after long renovation was opened 27th of May  2017. Radisson Royal Hotel was last renovated in 2001 and the owners are excited to present renewed look of the classic Radisson hotel.

29 May 2017

Lotte Group, a South Korean company, has opened a five-star hotel in the center of St. Petersburg

Lotte Group, a South Korean company, has opened a five-star hotel in the center of St. Petersburg

Lotte Group, a South Korean company, has opened a five-star hotel in the center of the Russian city of St. Petersburg, a correspondent of Interfax reports today from the opening ceremony.

24 May 2017

S7 Launched Flights From St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport To Berlin

S7 Launched Flights From St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport To Berlin

S7 Airlines launched regular flights from Pulkovo Airport (St. Petersburg) to Berlin (Tegel Airport), the press service of the Air Portal of the Northern Capital LLC reports. Flights are performed on Airbus A319 aircrafts three times a week: on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

10 May 2017

Wizz Air Will Fly From Pulkovo Airport To Budapest

 Wizz Air Will Fly From Pulkovo Airport To Budapest

Airline Wizz Air will launch direct scheduled flights from Pulkovo airport (Petersburg) to Budapest (Hungary) and back from August 27, 2017, the press service of the Air Portal of the Northern Capital reports.

18 April 2017

IMEX 2017: Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO will present Peterhof Golf Club that will be opened in St. Petersburg in June

IMEX 2017: Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO will present Peterhof Golf Club that will be opened in St. Petersburg in June

Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO  together with Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO  and  W St. Petersburg Hotel will present PETERHOF GOLF CLUB that is going to be opened  in St. Petersburg 04th of June.  Stop by our stand G450 to know  more about new club and about other news from Russia.

07 April 2017

Meet Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO at IMEX Frankfurt 2017, Stand #G450

Meet Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO at IMEX Frankfurt 2017, Stand #G450

Let’s meet at IMEX Frankfurt 16 – 18 May 2017! You can make appointment with TSAR EVENTS — Russia’s Leading DMC  to know news and possibilities for your events  in Russia.

28 March 2017

Marriott International, Inc. is planning to open 12 new hotels in Russia

Marriott International, Inc.  is planning to open 12 new hotels in Russia

International hotel chain Marriott International is planning to open soon 12 new hotels in Russia, the president and managing director of Marriott in Europe, Amy McPherson, and the company’s president and CEO, Arne Sorenson, said in an interview to Interfax news agency.

07 March 2017

New hotel Hyatt Regency Moscow Petrovsky Park will be opened in September 2017

New hotel Hyatt Regency Moscow Petrovsky Park will be opened in September 2017

New hotel Hyatt Regency Moscow Petrovsky Park will be opened in September 2017. Strategically located on LeningradskyAvenue, the Hotel is close to Dynamo stadium, hotels, shops and restaurants, landmarks and tourist attractions, as well as only 10 minutes away from the Kremlin.

03 March 2017

Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO has become a member of HOSTS GLOBAL ALLIANCE

Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO has become a member of HOSTS GLOBAL ALLIANCE

Hosts Global Alliance (HGA) adds to its list of destinations serviced with the expansion of two award winning DMC members. Tsar Events DMC & PCO adds Tsar Panama, while +34 Spain and +351 Portugal join alongside the well-established +39 Italy. «HGA continually strives to adds greater depth to our global portfolio, so we are pleased to expand our relationships with dedicated, proven DMC members,» remarks Marty MacKay, DMCP, HGA President.

28 February 2017

Maison Dellos Group has opened new Russian Restaurant in Moscow

Maison Dellos Group has opened new Russian Restaurant in Moscow

Matryoshka, new restaurant of Russian cuisine,  was opened in Moscow by founder of legendary Café Pushkin.    New restaurant is located on Kutuzovsky prospect, 2/1 on Moskva Embankment.

20 February 2017

KLM to Double Number of Flights from Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport

KLM to Double Number of Flights from Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport

Starting on February 18, 2017, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will increase the frequency of flights between Saint Petersburg and Amsterdam (the Netherlands), from one to two flights a day. A new daily morning service from Pulkovo to Schiphol Airport will be operated by Boeing 737 aircraft with economy and business cabins.

16 February 2017

Latvian national airline airBaltic will start operating flights on a new route Riga - Kazan - Riga from April 26, 2017

Latvian national airline airBaltic will start operating flights on a new route Riga - Kazan - Riga from April 26, 2017

There will be two flights a week from Riga to Kazan on the aircraft Boeing 737. The flight duration is 2 hours and 25 minutes. The price for one direction tickets starts from 99 euros, including airport fees.

10 February 2017

New stadium “Zenit Arena” on Krestovksy Island will host its first event — musical festival “Radio Zenit”on 22nd of February

New stadium “Zenit Arena” on Krestovksy Island will host its first event — musical festival “Radio Zenit”on 22nd of February

New stadium «Zenit Arena» on Krestovksy Island will host its first event — musical festival «Radio Zenit»on February 22nd. Popular Russian bands and performers will take part in this festival. The organizers promise a spectacular performance to showcase stadium’s capabilities.

01 February 2017

Radisson Royal Hotel St. Petersburg opens after renovation on March 1st, 2017

Radisson Royal Hotel St. Petersburg opens after renovation on March 1st, 2017

Five star hotel in the heart of St. Petersburg is currently under renovation and will open its doors on March 1st 2017. Radisson Royal Hotel was last renovated in 2001 and the owners are excited to present renewed look of the classic Radisson hotel.

24 January 2017

Lotte hotel St. Petersburg will be opened in May 2017

Lotte hotel St. Petersburg  will be opened in May 2017

Shin Dong Bin, chairman of the board at Korea’s Lotte Group, has revealed that the company is set to open a new luxury hotel in St Petersburg in 2017.

20 January 2017

St Petersburg proudly prepares for UEFA EURO 2020

St Petersburg proudly prepares for UEFA EURO 2020

As one of the cradles of Russian football, St Petersburg will be a proud and passionate host of four matches at UEFA EURO 2020, and launched its host city logo on Thursday.