Tag — ST. PETERSBURG
SO Sofitel St. petersburg was officilaly opened last friday
The first SO Sofitel hotel in Russia, located in the heart of the rich cultural center of St. Petersburg was officially opened on Friday 15th of June. 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.
Ferries Wheel may appear in St. Petersburg Center
The city administration called three locations where grandiose structure can be built. The territories of Angliyskaya Embankment (English Embankment), Petrovskaya Embankment (Peter's Embankment), and Universitetskaya Naberezhnaya (Univeristy Embankment) are the three finalists from original 17 names list.
FIFA World Cup Trophy in St. Petersburg
Last Sunday, May 26, in the framework of the longest host country tour in history, the FIFA World Cup Trophy was presented to the visitors of Gala concert on Palace Square in St Petersburg. The ceremony was attended by St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko and the Legislative Assembly Chairman Vyacheslav Makarov. Hood that covers the Trophy was removed by ex-player of the national team of Brazil and Arsenal F. C. Gilberto Silva.
Germania will fly from Dresden to St. Petersburg until the end of October
Germania Airlines will carry out the direct scheduled flights from Dresden to St. Petersburg from May 4 to October 26 of this year.
«The departures from St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport are performed on Mondays and Fridays, from Dresden to St. Petersburg on Thursdays and Sundays», — according to a press release from the German air carrier.
New Museum of Aviation will be opened in St. Petersburg
The Aviation Museum will be located in the former training aeronautical park in the Moskovsky District. A copy of the Sikorsky S-16 fighter, which is currently being assembled, will become a main exhibit of the museum. In total, there are only 15 such aircraft in the world, so the design of its copy forced the museum staff to collect information from a variety of sources.
Grand Ceremony of Peterhof Fountains Opening will take place 19th of May 2018
The Peterhof Museum Complex is one of the most popular museums not only in Russia, but in the whole world. Even a few hours here are enough to feel the spirit of history, which still lives on and breathes in this magnificent place. Every year new summer sounted season is celbrated with Grand Ceremony. This year this event will happen 19th of May 2018.
SO/ Sofitel St. Petersburg will join Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO during IMEX 2018
New hotel SO/ Sofitel St. Petersburg will join Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO and Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO (both HOSTS Global members) at their stand G412 during IMEX Frankfurt 15 – 17 May 2018.
30 Sapsans per day for World Cup 2018
For the period of the World Cup, additional high-speed trains Sapsan will run between St. Petersburg and Moscow. Number of train trips between Moscow and St. Petersburg will be increased in order to improve the quality of passenger service and increase the availability of travels during the Football World Cup in Russia.
Annual festival of tulips will be held in May
The festival of tulips will take place on Elagin Island in late May. Many people already call it the most beautiful event of spring in the Northern capital of Russia.
St. Peterbsurg Aeroexpress Pulkovo - Vitebskiy train Station will be built in 2021
Aeroexpress will link Pulkovo International Airport and Vitebskiy railway station to 2021. It is also was reported that the search for investors will be announced in the near future.
Earlier it was said that the construction of aeroexpress in St. Petersburg will be started in the 3rd quarter of 2018.