About St. Petersburg
The cultural capital of Russia, St. Petersburg is considered the most European city in the country. Stunning historic landmarks and cultural treasures embellish majestic squares, wide thoroughfares, and waterways within the metropolis. A vibrant dynamic energy pervades the city—and not just during festivals or White Nights when the sun shines most of a summer day. The city's unpredictable weather doesn't dampen the energy of the intellectual, open-minded population.