Tag — ST. PETERSBURG
St. Petersburg City Tourist Information Bureau has presented new meta-brand of St. Petersburg
New meta-brand of St. Petersburg was presented by St. Petersburg City Tourist Information Bureau has presented this week. New logo is represented by blue circle that symbolizes Northern Sun and White nights and word «Saint Petersburg» reflecting images of St, Petersburg drawbridges.
Russia's Alexander Palace, the last home of Emperor Nicholas II will reopen to the public next summer
Russia's Alexander Palace, the last home of Emperor Nicholas II before he and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks, will reopen to the public next summer after million-dollar renovations, officials said Friday. The palace, considered one of the best works of the Italian architect Giacomo Quarenghi, was built in the late 18th century for the future Emperor Alexander I and became the permanent residence of the last Russian tsar in 1905.
St. Petersburg will host 45th International Advertising Association (IAA) World Congress May 27-29 2020
St. Petersburg will host 45th International Advertising Association (IAA) World Congress May 27-29 2020. The IAA World Congress, a world-renowned gathering of leaders in the marketing communications industry, is a forum of authoritative opinion, stimulation, motivation, and exchange of ideas with industry leaders of global standing. It is expected that over 1500 delegates from marketing, advertising, media sectors from across the globe would participate in this premier event in St Petersburg.
Saint Petersburg Travel Hub Forum will become annual event
Head of Saint Petersburg Convention Bureau announced that Saint Petersburg Travel Hub Forum will become annual event and take place in St. Petersburg every September. On September 11 and 12, 2019, the second travel forum St. Petersburg Travel Hub was held on the site of UNWTO 23rd General Assembly. The forum became a meeting place for tourism community leaders and brought together participants from 57 regions of Russia.
St. Petersburg Festival of Lights 2019 will take place 02 - 03 November
Annual festival under a label «Wonder of Light» will be held in St. Petersburg. Within two days, on the 2nd and 3rd of November, a magical garden full of real miracles will come to life on the Palace Square.
Guests and residents of the city will see giant light flowers, trees and fantastic plants in the very heart of St. Petersburg. At the festival, 3D-mapping shows and light installations will be combined into a single digital space. A specially designed application with augmented reality (AR) technology will help not to get lost in the impromptu garden. The application will become a real guide for garden researchers and will help to reveal secrets on the other side of reality.
St. Petersburg is nominated for World's Leading Business Travel Destination
In 2019, St. Petersburg is once again nominated for «World's Leading Business Travel Destination 2019» by the World Travel Awards.
UEFA Chooses St. Petersburg to Host 2021 Champions League Final
St. Petersburg’s Gazprom Arena will host the final of the 2021 UEFA Champions League, the European football governing body’s executive committee announced this week.
IHG opens eight new hotels in Russia and CIS region
So far in 2019, IHG has opened the Crowne Plaza Ufa-Congress Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Moscow-Baumanskaya and entered the Armenian market with Holiday Inn Express Yerevan in February. A Crowne Plaza has been signed in Krasnodar and open later this year. This new signing joins Holiday Inn Perm, Crowne Plaza Moscow-Park Huaming, Holiday Inn Aktau-Seaside (Kazakhstan) and Holiday Inn Telavi in Georgia, which are all set to open this year.
The 2023 IIHF World Championship will be hosted by Saint Petersburg, Russia
The 2019 IIHF Annual Congress has assigned the hosting rights for the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships between 2023 and 2025 to Russia, the Czech Republic and a co-hosting project of Sweden and Denmark.
32nd Episode of Tsar Events' RUSSIA SURVIVAL GUIDE with Maya Krivchenia is devoted to TALEON IMPERIAL HOTEL
32nd Episode of Tsar Events' RUSSIA SURVIVAL GUIDE with Maya Krivchenia is about one of the most intersitng hotels in Russia, boutique hotel TALEON IMPERIAL. You can check our new video HERE.