If you come to Russia, you will be pleased by hospitality of people whatever city you are in. This feature of a character take its roots in national mentality, as Russians have always been helpful and mindful. Many traditional proverbs represent such behavior attitude to others. For example, it is said, that you should treat people only in a way that you want to be treated yourself. Russia represents the unique culture when the most important thing in life is actually your attitude towards others and then your relationships. Moving back in history, long time ago people used to live…
All countries have their own traditions and customs, Russia, St.Petersburg is not the exception. Here I would like to speak about the way Russian Women Marry Men. Summer in Petersburg especially White Nights season is the best time to get married, make a big celebration or even to travel to Petersburg on a Wedding Tour. The wedding days has come... The hair is done, the rings are in the pocket, the limousine is at the door and numerous relatives and friends are already at the entrance of the wedding palace. It is time to go and get in the limousine,…
If you are travelling on a cruise around Europe or somewhere else and have a stay in St.Petersburg, Russia you are very lucky especially if your voyage takes place in June as Petersburg is famous for its White Nights season every summer in June. Suppose you have no Russian visa in your passport but you are anxious to go ashore and enjoy Petersburg sightseeing. There is a chance to come ashore without Russian visa in your passport. All you need – is to find any Tourist agency in St.Petersburg like ours and book your shore tour or shore excursions with…
The history of GAZ-M20 "Pobeda" (transl. "Victory") started in 1943, when the leader of the USSR Stalin decided to create practical, speedy and modern car, which would satisfy all needs of Soviet people. That car was developed at the biggest automobile plant of the USSR in that time – GAZ ("Gorkovsky Automobile Plant"). Pobeda (Victory) was the ideal car for middle class with unique qualities – aerodynamic body and powerful six-cylinder engine. The first car was demonstrated to Stalin in 1945 with a name "Rodina"(transl. "Wotherland"). When Stalin learned the name of the car he asked the engineers: “How much…
Travelling to Russia gives you a chance to enjoy both St.Petersburg sightseeing and historical points that make your trip to St.Petersburg complete. This study guide will lead you to the last breath of the Russian Monarchy. You will learn who the last Emperor of Russia was and what was his fate like. Nikolai Alexandrovich was in the opinion of his contemporaries more like his mother than like his father. He inherited from her not only the color of his eyes, his small height and regular features of his face but also his shyness, kindness and mild character and unfortunately a…
White Nights is something special about Petersburg. St.Petersburg sightseeing guided tours become famous among tourists in this fascinating time. Cruise ship passengers are eager to book St.Petersburg shore excursions as in summer the city is like a pearl shining on the Neva River and attracting people all over the world to discover itself. Petersburg White Nights usually last from 11th of June to 2nd of July. It has become a symbol of Petersburg and the city has plenty of festivals, concerts and fireworks. Thanks to Petersburg northerly geographical location there is a certain time when the sun doesnt go under…
There are some places in Russia in St.Petersburg which keep inimitable atmosphere and raise up many riddles and sensations. Griffin’s Tower picture Mysterious Griffin’s Tower on the Vasily Island is located next to the former Pharmacy of Pell and his sons. The Tower is 11 meter, diameter is 2 meters and it has neither windows nor doors. Professor Pell used to be fond of alchemy and spent much time in the Tower trying to make a formula of happiness. The legend says: “His efforts were not useless as the formula was found but to keep that knowledge Professor had to…
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