10 New Year’s Eve Vacation Spots All Over the World; Jason Notte; The Street

Whether you’re in New Zealand for the warm season or chilling in Breckenridge, there are a whole lot of options for just about every time zone’s new year.

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Ironman announces first event in Russia; Kevin MacKinnon; Triathlon Magazine Canada

The inaugural Ironman 70.3 St. Petersburg will take place on July 19, 2020.

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St. Petersburg: Russian city is Venice of the North; Terry Housholder; KPC News

Amazing palaces, charming canals, opulent gardens, magnificent churches and a world-class museum make St. Petersburg one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

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Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments; Dorota; Everything Everywhere

Dorota’s ultimate guide to visiting the Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg, Russia, a UNESCO site, covers the best things to do, and what to know before you go.

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My First Time in Russia: What I Loved About Saint Petersburg; Giulia; Mondo Mulia

Giulia’s first time in Saint Petersburg: a guide of the top things to see and a review of Russia’s first 5-star hotel, the Belmond Grand Hotel Europe.

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St. Petersburg FAQ: Here are answers that you won’t find in guide books; Elena Bobrova; RBTH

You can look up hotel ratings on Booking.com, and find restaurant reviews on Tripadvisor, but when it comes to truly reliable and insightful information look no further than this guide.

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St. Petersburg’s charming cityscape; Alfred Ocianas; Sun Star

Russia – Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments

St. Petersburg’s charming cityscape…

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How to see the top sights in St. Petersburg, Russia in 2 days; Tamara Elliott; Globe Guide

Russia – Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments

From visiting the Hermitage Museum and Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood to a night at the ballet, here’s how to see St. Petersburg, Russia in just two days.

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A weekend in Peterhof: All that glitters is gold; Lidia Gumenyuk; RBTH

Peterhof is a town 47 kilometres from St. Petersburg. In the 18th and 19th centuries it was the summer residence of the Russian tsars and for this reason it sometimes is referred to as the “Russian Versailles”. The palace-ensemble, along with the city center, is recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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