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.
Hard Rock Café St. Petersburg will be part of Nykolskie Ryady – newly renovated complex including hotels Holiday Inn Express and Meininger. The Nikolskie Ryady project involves the restoration of the historic former Nikolsky Market site of more than 33,000 sq.m., in the heart of St. Petersburg, and its further development into a multifunctional complex comprising mid-range and affordable hotel properties (3* hotel and hostel), winch will be operated under global hotel brands such as Holiday Inn Express and Meininger.
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.
10 — 16 MARCH 2018
It has been over thirty seasons and fifteen years that Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia is operating in Russia, the significant time period for our country. During all these years Russian fashion industry gave the world a whole bunch of fashion stars. It was to a large extent MBFW Russia that was the first to set the professional directions and rules in the Russian fashion environment.
Industry UpdatesFEBRUARY 2018
There are 221 museums, 2,000 libraries, more than 80 theaters, 100 concert organizations, 45 galleries, 62 cinemas and 80 club establishments of culture in St Petersburg
Russian language uses the Cyrillic alphabet instead of the Latin and is one of the 5 most spoken languages in the world
Russia is a transcontinental country, extending halfway around the northern hemisphere and covering much of eastern and north-eastern Europe and the whole of northern Asia
The Trans-Siberian Railway (connectingMoscow and Vladivostok) is the longest railway in the world
Russia covers 1/7th of the total land of our planet and neighbors more countries than any other country on earth.
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.