HOTEL OF THE WEEK
Don't miss the first SO Sofitel hotel in Russia, located in the heart of the rich cultural center of St. Petersburg. In this hotel, designed by architect Antonio Citterio, the mysteries of the House of Faberge are revealed in a modern setting. The breathtaking views of St. Isaac's Cathedral await you, along with Just Say So, a new service concept, and SO evening parties on our scenic summer terrace.
Tsar Events DMC & PCO was selected as a finalist for the 2016 ADMEI Achievement Awards in two nominations!
We are proud to announce that we have been selected as a finalist for the 2016 ADMEI Achievement Awards. Managing Director Alexander Rodionov, CMP, DMCP – in Category: Recognition Awards, Entry Title: Destination Management Professional of the Year. St. Petersburg International Model United N ations (SPIMUN 2015) – in Category: Excellence Awards, Entry Title: SPIMUN 2015: Excellence in Entertainment Production.
RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Faberge Museum Café is located in the heart of StPetersburg in the real historical palace — Shuvalov Palace. The palace has an area of about 4,700 square meters and is one of the most beautiful palaces in St. Petersburg, it is both a historical monument and a tourist attraction. Palace houses Faberge museum with the biggest collection of Faberge eggs in the world.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is planning to open hotel in the capital of Russian Federation in the beginning of next year. It will be fist Fairmont hotel in Russia. New 5-stars premises will have 142 guest rooms and 50 apartments and will be located on 1-st Tverskaya-Yamskaya street, 2.
VENUE OF THE WEEK
Peterhof Golf Club was opened on Sunday 4th of June and became the first full length golf course in the city of St. Petersburg. Located in the historical site of Mikhailovka Estate, in Peterhof, this Golf Club is only a 30 minutes drive away from the heart of the northern Capital.
27 MAY — 30 SEPTEMBER 2018
The XV International Festival of Sand Sculptures will take place at the beach of Peter and Paul Fortress, St Petersburgfrom 27 May to 30 September 2018.
Industry UpdatesAUGUST 2018
«Alexander and Natalie» located in the famous Arbat Street is the only Moscow fountain with drinking water
There are 7 absolutely the same high-rise buildings in Moscow: 2 hotels, 2 administrative buildings, 2 blocks of flats and the Moscow State University
Every day over 9 MILLION passengers ride the Metro, Moscow's vast underground subway system. In a single day, an average of 9915 trains operate between 5am — 1am.
Russia is the only State in the world, on the territory of which there are 12 seas
In terms of population, Russia is the ninth largest country in the world, even though it's the world's biggest country
The Russian State Libraryis the biggest in Europe and second in the World after Library of Congress in the USA. The Russian State Library is located in Moscow and was founded in 1862.