St. Petersburg City Tourist Information Bureau has presented new meta-brand of St. Petersburg
New meta-brand of St. Petersburg was presented by St. Petersburg City Tourist Information Bureau has presented this week. New logo is represented by blue circle that symbolizes Northern Sun and White nights and word «Saint Petersburg» reflecting images of St, Petersburg drawbridges.
Radisson Hotel Perm set for 2021 opening in Russia
Radisson Hotel Group has announced the signing of the first Radisson-branded hotel in Russia. Set to arrive in the Urals region of the country, the newly built Radisson Hotel Perm will have 150 rooms and is due to open in late 2021. This new signing brings the group’s Russian portfolio to a total of 39 hotels and 10,320 rooms in operation or under development.
Russia's Alexander Palace, the last home of Emperor Nicholas II will reopen to the public next summer
Russia's Alexander Palace, the last home of Emperor Nicholas II before he and his family were executed by the Bolsheviks, will reopen to the public next summer after million-dollar renovations, officials said Friday. The palace, considered one of the best works of the Italian architect Giacomo Quarenghi, was built in the late 18th century for the future Emperor Alexander I and became the permanent residence of the last Russian tsar in 1905.
St. Petersburg will host 45th International Advertising Association (IAA) World Congress May 27-29 2020
St. Petersburg will host 45th International Advertising Association (IAA) World Congress May 27-29 2020. The IAA World Congress, a world-renowned gathering of leaders in the marketing communications industry, is a forum of authoritative opinion, stimulation, motivation, and exchange of ideas with industry leaders of global standing. It is expected that over 1500 delegates from marketing, advertising, media sectors from across the globe would participate in this premier event in St Petersburg.
Raffles Hotels & Resorts is opening new hotel in Moscow, Russia.
Raffles Hotels & Resorts is planning to open their new property in the very center of Moscow near famous Zaryadie park not far from Kremlin and Red Square. Luxury hotel will have almost 200 rooms, several conference and ball room, two restaurants and spa center. More details will be known later after official announcement of the project.
Saint Petersburg Travel Hub Forum will become annual event
Head of Saint Petersburg Convention Bureau announced that Saint Petersburg Travel Hub Forum will become annual event and take place in St. Petersburg every September. On September 11 and 12, 2019, the second travel forum St. Petersburg Travel Hub was held on the site of UNWTO 23rd General Assembly. The forum became a meeting place for tourism community leaders and brought together participants from 57 regions of Russia.
Meet Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member during IBTM World in Barcelona, Spain (booth B96 & B97)
Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member together with Tsar Events PANAMA DMC & PCO, a Hosts Global Member will have own stands B96 & B97 a t IBTM World in Barcelona 19 – 21 November 2019. Our team will be happy to tell you everything about Incentive ideas, Conference venues, best options for accommodation in Russia and also give last updates about electronic visa for St. Petersburg, EURO 2020 games and UEFA Champion League Final 2021.
St. Petersburg Festival of Lights 2019 will take place 02 - 03 November
Annual festival under a label «Wonder of Light» will be held in St. Petersburg. Within two days, on the 2nd and 3rd of November, a magical garden full of real miracles will come to life on the Palace Square.
Guests and residents of the city will see giant light flowers, trees and fantastic plants in the very heart of St. Petersburg. At the festival, 3D-mapping shows and light installations will be combined into a single digital space. A specially designed application with augmented reality (AR) technology will help not to get lost in the impromptu garden. The application will become a real guide for garden researchers and will help to reveal secrets on the other side of reality.
St. Petersburg is nominated for World's Leading Business Travel Destination
In 2019, St. Petersburg is once again nominated for «World's Leading Business Travel Destination 2019» by the World Travel Awards.
UEFA Chooses St. Petersburg to Host 2021 Champions League Final
St. Petersburg’s Gazprom Arena will host the final of the 2021 UEFA Champions League, the European football governing body’s executive committee announced this week.