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At-Large Reindeer Caught in St. Petersburg

It was a regular Sunday morning in St. Petersburg until a reindeer decided to break up the monotony of city traffic

Large-Scale Dali Exhibition to Open at Faberge Museum

The Faberge Museum in St. Petersburg will host a large-scale exhibition of works by the surrealist artist Salvador Dali between Apr. 1 and July 2

Passengers Name St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport Russia’s Best

St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo International Airport received the “Air Gateway of Russia” industry award for being the country’s best airport

Eight Little-Known Facts About Pushkin

His birthplace, his flight from Russia and the lost chapter of Eugene Onegin: what other mysteries surround Russia's greatest poet?

St. Petersburg Man Walks Around the World

Sergey Lukyanov, a 62-year-old man from St. Petersburg, recently returned home after circling the globe by foot over a two-year period

Hyundai to Begin Exporting Russian-Made Cars to Non-CIS Countries

Hyundai is considering exporting cars manufactured in Russia to countries beyond the Commonwealth of Independent States, or CIS

‘Maybe I’ll Get Married in St. Petersburg’

Nicoletta Romanoff: how the great-great-granddaughter of Nicolas I became an Italian jeweler

Russia Names Its Most Beautiful Hockey Player

The Russian Women’s Hockey League named Anastasia Legkodukh, a forward for Dmitrov’s Tornado Hockey Club, Russia’s most beautiful female hockey player

St. Petersburg Has Russia’s Most Affordable Higher Education

St. Petersburg was recognised as the city with the most affordable higher education research results from the Institute of Education at the Higher School of Economics showed

Russian Hostel Named Best in the World

Soul Kitchen Hostel in Saint Petersburg was recognized as the best in the world once again

Put an Idea on the Map: What Moskovsky District Wants

Ideas for upgrading the Moskovsky district in St. Petersburg to be collected in one atlas

Volga Cities to Remain Connected by Air Taxi

Dexter Air Taxi, a Russian airline, will continue to offer regular flights and services in the Volga Federal District

Russian Scientists Invent Stronger, Lighter Building Blocks

The building blocks are resistant to corrosion, inclement weather conditions and severe frosts

Swatch Dedicates Watches to Moscow and St. Petersburg

Swiss watchmaker Swatch has added a new model to its Destination watch collection that is dedicated to Russian cities, a brand spokesperson told Lenta.ru

Russian Regions to Host Several Festivals for Foodies in 2017

Afisha.Restaurants is planning to organise gastronomic festivals throughout Russia

Four Russians Make Trip from St. Petersburg to Gambia by Old Russian Car

Four residents of Tomsk took a trip to Europe and Africa in an old Russian VAZ-2106 automobile, TV channel 360 reported on Jan. 18.

Booking.com Ranks Russian Hotels 12th-Best in the World

Russia finished 12th overall for hotels and other accommodations that received Booking.com’s Guest Review Awards

British Publication Includes Karelia, Arkhangelsk in List of World’s Top Tourist Destinations

A cultural and educational tour to northwest Russia is one of the top 50 trips of this kind for 2017

Russian Tourist Attraction Ranked as ‘Dark Tourism’ Top Destination

The web portal Atlas Obscura, specialising in “dark tourism”, has named the top 50 attractions and destinations of 2017

Nearly Seven Million Tourists Visited St. Petersburg Last Year

Around 6.9 million tourists visited St. Petersburg last year, which is 400,000 more than in 2015