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.
A new hotel of 158 rooms was opene in St. Petersburg 28 of May on the eve of the World Cup 2018. It will be the first hotel of the international German brand in Russia. Grand Opening ceremony will take place 05th of July.
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 UpdatesJUNE 2018
Moscow actually has more billionaires living in the area than any other city in the world. With a total of 74 billionaires, Moscow beats New York City's statistic by three.
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.
Russian language uses the Cyrillic alphabet instead of the Latin and is one of the 5 most spoken languages in the world
Moscow is the biggest city in Europe. Population is 10.5 million. Statistic says that Moscow population is expecting to be 16 millions by 2020.
Russian language does not include a word for 'the' or 'a' which is good because these often lead to confusion in other languages
Russian celebrate new year 2 times a year (01stof January and Orthodox Stule New Year 14th of January)