Saint Petersburg

Eliseyev Emporium Saint Petersburg

The luxurious Eliseyev Emporium


The superb Art Nouveau building constructed in the beginning of the 20th century by the Elisseeff Brothers houses the most famous food hall in Saint Petersburg. The…

Catherine Palace in Tsarskoye Selo

The Catherine Palace in Tsarskoye Selo


The Catherine Palace was the summer residence of the Russian Tsars build to rival Versailles. The Palace  is named after Catherine I, the wife of Peter…

Peterhof Grand Palace and Grand Casdade

The Peterhof Palace in Saint Petersburg


The Peterhof Palace, often referred as the “Russian Versailles“, is one of Saint Petersburg’s most famous and popular visitor attractions. It was constructed on the…

The Hermitage State Museum in Saint Petersburg

The Hermitage State Museum


The Hermitage State Museum alone is enough reason to justify a trip to Saint Petersburg. Although far apart from the central european artistic centers…