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06 December 2017

Moscow will host more than 21 million tourists in 2017

Moscow will host more than 21 million tourists in 2017

«The tourist flow in Moscow increased by 65% for seven years. According to the results of 2017, the capital will be visited by more than 21 million travelers», — said Deputy Mayor of Moscow Natalia Sergunina.

02 December 2017

The main skating rink of Russia was opened in Moscow

The main skating rink of Russia was opened in Moscow

On 1st of December the Main Skating Rink of the country opens at VDNH! This is not an exaggeration; this title was officially awarded to the ring by the Russian Guinness Book of records. No ice rink in Russia and abroad can boast with such size and rich infrastructure.

30 November 2017

The number of Austrian tourists in Russia increased by one third

The number of Austrian tourists in Russia increased by one third

For 9 months of 2017 Russia was visited by a third more tourists from Austria than during the same period of the last year», — said Deputy Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation Alla Manilova at the press conference of the St. Petersburg Cultural Forum.

24 November 2017

Petersburg expects to host more than 7 million tourists in 2017

Petersburg expects to host more than 7 million tourists in 2017

«The authorities of St. Petersburg expect that by the end of 2017 the city will visit more than 7 million tourists», — said the Head of the sector of regional and international projects of the city committee for the development of tourism Alexander Martynov.

20 November 2017

2018 World Cup final draw will be in Moscow next week

2018 World Cup final draw will be in Moscow next week

Few more days are left before the 2018 World Cup final draw which will take place in Russia's capital city of Moscow on December 1 at the State Kremlin Palace.  A total of 32 teams will feature at the 2018 World Cup, 31 of them coming through a qualifying campaign and one (Russia) making it as host nation.

15 November 2017

The Christmas Fair in St. Petersburg will open 23rd of December 2017

The Christmas Fair in St. Petersburg will open 23rd of December 2017

The 11th Christmas fair will be held under support of St. Petersburg Government and the Committee for entrepreneurship and consumer market. The celebration will be held in the best traditions of old Russian fairs. You will see a cheerful buffoons and Gypsies in colourful clothes, hear the ringing laughter of idle revelers and the cheerful laughter of children.

07 November 2017

The world biggest Planetarium was opened in St. Petersburg

The world biggest Planetarium was opened in St. Petersburg

Lumiere Hall St. Petersburg (also known as St. Petersburg Projection Museum)  has opened planetarium this weekend. It is the biggest planetariumin the world. Dome with 37 meters diameter  is installed inside of  the building, it is made of monolith polycarbonate,  wood and aluminum.

02 November 2017

Russia Largest Railway Museum was opened in St. Petersburg

Russia Largest Railway Museum was opened in St. Petersburg

Russia’s main railway museum and one of the world’s largest railway museums was opened on November 1, 2017 in St. Petersburg.

The museum complex is spread over a vast area. It has two buildings — an old locomotive depot building and an eye-catching modern building. The buildings are connected with a suspension bridge to make a single structure.

30 October 2017

St. Petersburg will get the world tallest Ferris wheel in 2020

St. Petersburg will get the world tallest Ferris wheel in 2020

St. Petersburg City Administration together with private investors are planning to build the world tallest Ferris wheel on the territory of Vasilevsky Island in 2020. It will be highest city attraction – with 170 meters height. Exact location will be announced in the end of the year.

25 October 2017

Cirque du Soleil is happy to announce OVO's coming to Russia

Cirque du Soleil is happy to announce OVO's coming to Russia

They are amazing and curious creatures.  They are extremely diverse and breathtakingly charming.  They live in a secret world at our feet.  Cirque du Soleil offers you to spend a day in a colorful colony of OVO insects to together enjoy the sunrise, experience the beauty of flight, overcome loneliness and, eventually, fall in love.

17 October 2017

Meet Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO during IBTM World in Barcelona, Spain

Meet Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO during IBTM World in Barcelona, Spain

Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO  together with  recently opened Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO will be at stand G40 together with St. Petersburg Convention Bureau. Our team will be happy to tell you everything about Russia and Panama facilies for your MICE event.

04 October 2017

The World Festival of Youth and Students will starts in Sochi, Russia 14th of October

The World Festival of Youth and Students will starts in Sochi, Russia 14th of October

This year, Russia will host the 2017 World Festival of Youth and Students. On 14-22 October, young people from all around the world will come to Sochi to participate in this great event.

The World Festival of Youth and Students has been active since 1947. In 1957 and 1985, the Festival was held in Moscow. The 1957 Festival in Moscow was the biggest event in its history unting 34,000 delegates from 131 countries. In 2017, we expect around 30,000 from 150 countries to attend the event!

02 October 2017

St. Petersburg has won World Travel Award 2017 in Europe’s Leading Destination nomination

St. Petersburg has won World Travel Award 2017 in Europe’s Leading Destination nomination

Saint Petersburg has been recognised as Europe’s Leading City Destination by the World Travel Awards, with Saint Petersburg Governor,  Georgy Poltavcheko, collecting the trophy at a glittering ceremony at Ethnography Musum on September, 30.  The Venice of the North has won the tourist Oscar for the third consecutive year.

29 September 2017

Atlasglobal opened flights from Istanbul to Moscow

Atlasglobal opened flights from Istanbul to Moscow

The Turkish airline Atlasglobal opened Monday flights on the route Istanbul-Moscow, the press service of Sheremetyevo Airport reported.

19 September 2017

Saint Petersburg will host the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization in 2019

Saint Petersburg will host the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization in 2019

The winner that obtained the right to hold this important event in 2019 has just defined, and it can be said with confidence that the Russian Federation will adopt the next General Assembly.

14 September 2017

Winner of voting for Tourist brand of Russia will be announced 27th of September

Winner of voting for Tourist brand of Russia will be announced 27th of September

Nationwide voting for the best concept of tourist brand is already closed by National Tourism portal RUSSIA.TRAVEL and  Federal Agency for Tourism.  Winner will be announced 27th of September,  during International Day of Tourism.

04 September 2017

St. Petersburg Festival of Lights 2017 will take place on Palace Square 4th and 5th November

St. Petersburg Festival of Lights 2017 will take place on Palace Square  4th and 5th November

Festival will be divided into two days, on 4 and 5 November 2017. Everyone can see the light music installations from 7 till 11 p.m. The Hermitage will become a stage for the music light performances. Sessions will run every fifteen minutes.

01 September 2017

Hosts Global is Recognized by Maritz Travel, Receives Supplier of the Year Award

Hosts Global is Recognized by Maritz Travel, Receives Supplier of the Year Award

Hosts Global (Hosts) was honored to receive the 2017 «Supplier of the Year» award in the large Destination Management Company (DMC) category from Maritz Travel (Maritz). Karen Christensen, CMP, vice president of global sales for Hosts, and liaison for the Hosts/Maritz partnership, accepted the award during the Maritz Travel Collaborative, an annual conference for business planning and education that gathers Maritz team members, sponsors and supplier partners each August.

01 September 2017

Registration for 22nd SPIMUN (St. Petersburg International Model United Nations) Conference is opened

Registration for 22nd SPIMUN (St. Petersburg International Model United Nations) Conference is opened

We invite you to St. Petersburg to participate in 22nd SPIMUN (St. Petersburg International Model United Nations) Conference, from 26th till 28 of March 2018. You can register here: http://www.tsar-events.com/spimun/

28 August 2017

VI Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum will take place 16—18 November 2017

VI Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum will take place 16—18 November 2017

VI Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum would be held on  16 — 18 November 2017.  Mission of Saint Petersburg International Cultural Forum  shapes the key vector of cultural development as progressive force, giving constructive start in life of our country and world community as a whole.

25 August 2017

HYATT REGENCY MOSCOW PETROVSKY PARK started to accept reservations starting from 1st of January 2018

HYATT REGENCY MOSCOW PETROVSKY PARK started to accept reservations starting from 1st of January 2018

New hotel Hyatt Regency Moscow Petrovsky Park  is accepting reservations starting from 1st of January 2018.   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.

23 August 2017

Meet Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO, HOSTS Global Member at IMEX America 2017, Stand #B1220

Meet Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO, HOSTS Global Member at IMEX America 2017, Stand #B1220

Let’s meet at IMEX America in Las Vegas 10 – 12 October 2017! You can make appointment with TSAR EVENTS — Russia’s Leading DMC  to know news and possibilities for your events  in Russia. Our team will be on the booth of HOSTS Global  B1220.

21 August 2017

Nizhny Novgorod Marriott Hotel Kremlin will be opened in November 2017

Nizhny Novgorod Marriott Hotel Kremlin will be opened in November 2017

Marriott Hotels & Resorts will opened new hotel in Nizhny Novgorod one of 11 cities hosts of FIFA World Cup 2018.  Due to its advantageous location on the Volga River, Nizhny Novgorod developed into Russia’s key commerce centre in the 19th century. It is one of Russia’s most traditional and beautiful cities. Famous annual trade fairs attracted the country’s merchants and wealth to the city.

15 August 2017

The biggest Sheraton Hotel in Russia will be opened in Moscow airport Domodedovo

The biggest Sheraton Hotel in Russia will be opened in Moscow airport Domodedovo

New 5 stars hotel will be opened on the territory of Domodedovo Airport in Moscow. Hotel will include 400 rooms,  total size of the hotel is 31000 square meters. Marriott International will run new premises and hotel will work under brand Sheraton.

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.