Vitebsky Railway Station Reconstruction (with pictures)

by Yaroslav Yasko on October 19, 2018

The first stage of the restoration of the Vitebsky railway station in St. Petersburg, which is being considered the most beautiful in Russia, has ended. Here, the facade has been completely rebuilt, the interiors of the station and the Imperial Pavilion have also been partly reconstructed, new lightning system has been organized. Federal monuments’ protection committee monitors the progress of the work: all the details – including even the color of paint in the paintings – should be historically accurate. After the restoration at the station officials promise to update the navigation system of this railway station.

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Russian Theatre

by Yaroslav Yasko on October 12, 2018

Russia is deservedly proud of its theatre art. The approach of training actors developed by K.S. Stanislavsky is known everywhere in the world, theatre plays have been always written by the best writers, and hot performances express the tension of the epoch. Russian people have always gone to the theatre not so much for the entertainment but for revelation, for the truth.

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On September 27th night, the city on Neva has faced a new challenge: flooding & storm all over its territory. We, along with Bumaga (paperpaper.ru), have decided to show you, how the city on rivers has survived the floodings during the last century.

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New pedestrian areas in Saint-Petersburg

by Yaroslav Yasko on September 24, 2018

New pedestrian areas should appear in the city, the creation of which has received a priority status. Their arrangement officials and city planners discussed on September 14 at a meeting of Deputy Governor Igor Albin.

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Russian Myths

by Yaroslav Yasko on September 20, 2018

Russia is probably one of the most myth-filled countries in the world: dancing bears, constantly drinking vodka citizens and very cold weather. Is it really so? Read the article below to know!

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Ruskeala mountain park in Karelia

September 17, 2018

One of the most striking and surprising places of the Northern Ladoga area is the Ruskeala Mountain Park, a unique and multidimensional monument to nature and the history of mining.

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Shopping in St. Petersburg

September 12, 2018

Shopping centres in St Petersburg are very similar to western ones. You can find European shops mingled in with Russian ones, as well as top luxury designer brands in the northern capital of Russia.  In this article we are going to describe some of the most popular places to shop as the locals see it.

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Moscow Parks

September 10, 2018

Moscow park revolution began with Gorky Park renovation by Wowhaus buro in 2012. Since then, the park has become one of the most visited places in Moscow. However, it’s not the only infrastructure enhancement done by the authorities: they not only reconstruct the parks throughout the city, but also build new ones.

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Best coffee to taste in the northern capital of Russia

September 5, 2018

St. Petersburg is so much about romantic atmosphere not just because of bridges, palaces and rainy weather. It is also thanks to a huge number of coffee shops situated all around the city center. One of our managers decided to help you with finding the one for you, if you are in Saint P. for […]

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St. Petersburg Open – the famous tennis tournament being held in the city on Neva

August 27, 2018

The biggest Russian tennis tournament is back to the Northern capital! St. Petersburg Open, a tennis competition with nearly 1 million USD prize fund, is ready to hit the ball in the middle of September.

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