Elena Kuryleva
Elena Kuryleva

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BOUTIQUE HOTELS MUSHROOMING IN ST.PETERSBURG

BOUTIQUE HOTELS MUSHROOMING IN ST.PETERSBURG

Smaller and very stylish boutique-style hotels continue to mushroom in St. Petersburg. A number of these up-market hotels are located in the city centre and many of them offer very good value. One of these hotels is the 1852 Boutique Hotel opened last year in a historical building dating back to 1852.

11.09.2017
NEW FIVE STAR HOTEL IN ST.PETERSBURG

NEW FIVE STAR HOTEL IN ST.PETERSBURG

A new luxurious five-star Hotel Lotte St. Petersburg has been opened at beginning of July. The hotel has 154 spacious and well-appointed guest rooms and suites, a Lounge Restaurant, L Terrassa Bar, Japanese restaurant, two banquet halls, a 24-hour business centre, 24-hour gym and a luxurious SPA centre. The hotel is located in the very city centre, directly at the St. Isaac’s square.

02.08.2017
WORLD FAMOUS AEROBATIC SHOWS NEAR MOSCOW

WORLD FAMOUS AEROBATIC SHOWS NEAR MOSCOW

During one of the world's largest aviation forums, International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2017 in Zhukovsky near Moscow from 18th to 23rd of July, participants and visitors will be able to enjoy a breath-taking performance of the best Russian and foreign pilots, who will demonstrate the unique capabilities of military and civil aircrafts.

11.07.2017
AZIMUT EXPANDING IN MOSCOW

AZIMUT EXPANDING IN MOSCOW

After renovating several hotels in Voronezh and Astrakhan and adding new hotels in Vienna and Sochi, Azimut Hotels chain is opening the four-star Hotel Smolenskaya Moscow in the middle of May after a complete reconstruction.

15.05.2017
2018 FIFA WORLD CUP

2018 FIFA WORLD CUP

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place in Russia. A total of 64 matches will be played in 12 venues located in 11 cities: Kaliningrad, Kazan, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Saint Petersburg, Samara, Saransk, Sochi, Volgograd and Yekaterinburg.  The semi-finals will take place on 10th July in St.Peterburg and 11th July in Moscow, third place play-off on 14th July in St.Peterburg.

13.04.2017
NEW OPENING OF HILTON GARDEN INN KRASNOSELSKAYA IN MOSCOW

NEW OPENING OF HILTON GARDEN INN KRASNOSELSKAYA IN MOSCOW

Recently the Hilton Family hotels have got a new addition in Moscow. The newly built four star hotel Garden Inn Krasnoselskaya has been opened beginning of March. The hotel is well located in only 4 km distance from the very heart of the city centre.

28.03.2017
HILTON ST. PETERSBURG EXPOFORUM HOTEL

HILTON ST. PETERSBURG EXPOFORUM HOTEL

The long awaited four-star Hilton St. Petersburg Expoforum Hotel is on schedule for opening in March 2017. The hotel will have 237 modern guest rooms, several bars and restaurants, 3-level SPA with indoor pool and 11 meeting rooms. The impressive hotel is a part of the new large Expocenter south of city centre.

15.02.2017
NEW COMBO HOTEL IN MOSCOW

NEW COMBO HOTEL IN MOSCOW

A large new hotel complex recently opened in Moscow. It consists of three well-known international hotel brands of various categories under one roof: the 4-star Novotel Moscow Kievskaya, the 3-star Ibis Moscow Kievskaya and the Adagio Aparthotel.

16.01.2017
RUSSIAN RIVER CRUISES

RUSSIAN RIVER CRUISES

There’s no cruise like a Volga cruise. No cruise that transports you so completely to another place and another era. Europe’s longest and largest river stretches through the times of the Golden Horde and Ivan the Terrible to Peter the Great and Catherine the Great and on to today, where life along Russia’s central artery looks very much as it always has – the monasteries, churches, villages, countryside.

28.09.2016
THE LEGENDARY TRANS-SIBERIAN

THE LEGENDARY TRANS-SIBERIAN

The Trans-Siberian between Moscow and Vladivostok is the longest railway in the world and connects with the Trans-Mongolian and Trans-Manchurian lines to Beijing. This legendary rail journey is certainly one of the world’s great adventures. Via Hansa invites you on the journey of a lifetime, on the tracks with the Tsar’s Golden Train to experience Russia, Mongolia and China.

28.09.2016