Category Archives: Places

Bridge of Four Lions in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Image source: 1 Bridge of Four Lions is located in the centre of Saint Petersburg near the Yusupov Palace. The bridge is an architectural masterpiece. It’s a pedestrian single span suspension bridge. The bridge links Spasskiy and Kazanskiy islands. It spans the Griboyedov Canal. Bridge of Four Lions was designed by the engineer G. Tretter.… Read More »

Best Value Hotels in Moscow Near City Center (Kremlin and Red Square)

Affordable and Beautiful Hotels in Moscow with good location: Winewood Moscow Lounge Hotel “Winewood Moscow Lounge Hotel” is located in a vibrant neighborhood. Ulitsa 1905 Goda metro station is a three-minute walk away. You can’t find a better place to get to the Moscow Zoo and Patriarshiye Ponds as quickly as possible. You will… Read More »

Top 10 Most Important, Famous, Interesting Places in Moscow, Russia (Photos)

Is Moscow a good place to visit, good tourist/holiday destination? The city of Moscow is located in the Central Federal District of Russia and is an inland city. As the capital of Russia it is also the most populated city in the world that is considered inland with a population hovering around 11.5 million citizens.… Read More »

The Mosaic Courtyard. Mosaic-glass Art in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

The original courtyard with the colorful mosaic is located in the center of St. Petersburg, Russia, near the Fontanka River, Tchaikovsky Street 2/7. Every courtyard differs from other ones. A distinctive feature of this courtyard is that the walls of houses, playground, flower beds, benches, sundial, and statues are covered with mosaic!

Is Moscow Tourist Friendly? Is Moscow English Friendly?

Moscow is full of world brands. So if you want to go shopping, this city is what you need. Quality of service at hotels is as good as in Europe. The rate of development of all the segments of the industry meet the requirements of the metropolitan status. Moscow also has “tourist police”. Guides in… Read More »

Top 10 Cheap & Good Hostels in The Centre of Moscow (near Red Square)

There are hostels in the heart of Moscow under $6 a night for a dorm bed. An average double private room price is about $20.These hostels are a short walk from the main world-famous attractions. That’s what you need, if you are looking for comfort at an affordable price. Hostel “Good mood” (“Гуд муд”)… Read More »

Best Affordable Hostels in the Centre of Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Hostels in the centre of Saint-Petersburg, Russia for best cheap price. Good location of dormitory hostels in the center of the city at a low/medium price per day. Hostel “Mir” (Мир) is at 7 Bolshaya Morskaya. The neighbourhood boasts the main attractions which are the Winter Palace, the Alexander Garden, Saint Isaac’s Cathedral, the Alexander… Read More »

Top 10 Popular Must See Tourist Attractions in St. Petersburg, Russia 2020

Is St. Petersburg Russia worth visiting? St. Petersburg is a beautiful port city on the Baltic Sea that has a rich history and cultural offerings. As the second largest city, geographically, in Russia it boasts a population of over 5,000,000 residents. Being that it is a port city its economy is centered around trading but… Read More »

White Nights Season in Petersburg, Russia. Time Period, River Fontanka Photos

  White nights season time period The St. Petersburg White Nights are considered to be from June 11th to July 2nd, and in Arkhangelsk – from May 13th to July 30th. The polar night is a period when the sun doesn’t appear from behind the horizon over the Arctic Circle. The period of very light… Read More »

Top 10 Honeymoon Resorts of India

The honeymoon is a dream tour for newly married couples who eagerly look forward to it and plan many days before their wedding. A suitable honeymoon destination is one which is a blend of mesmerizing nature and ensures guarded privacy for the newly married pair. Honeymoon resorts make the beautiful experience a memory to last… Read More »

Yakutsk, Sakha Republic, Russia Tourist Attractions, Weather, Temperature

Yakutsk is located on the left bank of the Lena. It’s the largest city in the zone of perpetual conge-lation. It was founded by a yenisey Cossack. Then this burg became a center of the Yakutskoye office of voevode. Field men, service class men and peasants-settlers came over the Urals and moved to the east… Read More »