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.
THE ONLY DESTINATION MANAGEMENT CERTIFIED PROFESSIONALS (DMCP) IN RUSSIA: ALEXANDER RODIONOV & TATIANA ZABOLOTSKIKH
We are proud to announce that Tatiana Zabolotskikh — Senior Project Manager of Tsar Events DMC & PCO has passed exams for DESTINATION MANAGEMENT CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL (DMCP) and has become the second DMCP in Russia.
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.
Dmitry Medvedev signed a disposition to add an exception to traffic Rules of the Russian Federation on the period of the World Cup 2018.
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
Russia covers 1/7th of the total land of our planet and neighbors more countries than any other country on earth.
The total length of the Kremlin walls is 2235 meters
Russian celebrate new year 2 times a year (01stof January and Orthodox Stule New Year 14th of January)
St. Petersburg was known as Petrograd from 1914 to 1924 and Leningrad from 1924 to 1991
Moscow actually has more billionaires living in the area than any other city in the world. With a total of 74 billionaires, Moscow beats New York City's statistic by three.
In terms of population, Russia is the ninth largest country in the world, even though it's the world's biggest country