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    • Helicopter tour over Saint Petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Apr 10, 2015 at 11:43 AM

      Hello everyone!

      Is anyone of you interested in sharing the costs of a helicopter tour? Me and my boyfriend are going to Petersburg next week and I want to surprise him with a helicopter tour. Unfortunately, the tour is too expensive for me and I can't afford the costs all on my own (; We would fly with a 3-person helicopter, the price is always the same: 23.500 rubles (I already got an discount of 2500 rubels). That means that if I would find one more who would like to take the tour with us, the price would be about 7.840 rubles. I would really, really love to take the heli-tour, because I think it's a lifetime experience. And what's more: the ruble is currently down - that means that this tour probably will never be that "cheap" again (;

      Many thanks in advance Judith

       

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    • Bar for live football

      Saint Petersburg Apr 10, 2015 at 5:38 AM

      Hello everyone, I will be sunday afternoon in SPB and I am looking for a bar with a screen to watch live football
      The match I am looking for is Premier League in Belgium, so i guess it needs to be a large place with different screens and satellite TV
      any suggestions ??

      Thank you !

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    • Helicopter tour over Saint Petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Apr 10, 2015 at 11:43 AM

      Hello everyone!

      Is anyone of you interested in sharing the costs of a helicopter tour? Me and my boyfriend are going to Petersburg next week and I want to surprise him with a helicopter tour. Unfortunately, the tour is too expensive for me and I can't afford the costs all on my own (; We would fly with a 3-person helicopter, the price is always the same: 23.500 rubles (I already got an discount of 2500 rubels). That means that if I would find one more who would like to take the tour with us, the price would be about 7.840 rubles. I would really, really love to take the heli-tour, because I think it's a lifetime experience. And what's more: the ruble is currently down - that means that this tour probably will never be that "cheap" again (;

      Many thanks in advance Judith

       

      4 Answers Apr 11, 2015 at 10:55 AM
    • Bar for live football

      Saint Petersburg Apr 10, 2015 at 5:38 AM

      Hello everyone, I will be sunday afternoon in SPB and I am looking for a bar with a screen to watch live football
      The match I am looking for is Premier League in Belgium, so i guess it needs to be a large place with different screens and satellite TV
      any suggestions ??

      Thank you !

      4 Answers Apr 10, 2015 at 3:28 PM
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      27-30 May St. Petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Mar 15, 2015 at 12:39 PM

      We are 9 of us travelling to Russia and Scandinavia in May/June. Our visit to St Petersburg co-incides with the International Legal Forum conference.

      Will this hamper our visit? Can the prices shoot up during this time?

      10 Answers Apr 11, 2015 at 8:02 AM
    • Active tourist things to do

      Saint Petersburg Jan 13, 2015 at 3:53 PM

      Hello,

      When i visit Russia in februari i wish to drive a snowmobile (not a tour) and go to a shooting range, I would also like to to do some other exciting stuff i have read about but cant find any website/company of.

      Anyone have any good website for the more active/adventerous things to do? (yes we will visit all the tourist things like hermitage etc. and have already checked tripadvisor etc)

      I will be with a female Russian friend.

      Thanks in advance!

      1 Answer Jan 14, 2015 at 10:30 AM
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      Cost of the high speed train St.Petersburg to Moscow..round trip?

      Saint Petersburg Jan 2, 2015 at 6:24 PM

      What is the cost of a round trip ticket with the new HIGH SPEED train(one that takes 3 1/2 hours?) to Moscow and back?? Economy seating.Many thanks!I ask as I was told the online sites in English..charge more than if you buy at train station in St.Petersburg.Many thxs!

      14 Answers Feb 12, 2015 at 3:10 AM
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      Where to stay in Saint Petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Sep 1, 2014 at 12:38 PM

      Hello VTers!

      I will be spending 3 days in Saint Petersburgh any suggestions on what neighborhood I should concentrate looking for a hotel in?

      Lastly, I have a 9:00 flight on a Monday. Should I take the metro or a taxi?

      Thanks in advance!

      6 Answers Sep 2, 2014 at 2:23 AM
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      Visiting St.Petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Aug 28, 2014 at 11:01 AM

      I will be in Spb next week for 2 weeks. Are there any new attractions that are worth visiting ? Also are there any events on in the city (Parades or similar).
      I have been several times before so I have a good knowledge of the city and would like to see something new or different :)

      7 Answers Sep 16, 2014 at 12:58 AM
    • Opera at Mariinsky or Ballet Mikhailovsky Theatre

      Saint Petersburg Aug 16, 2014 at 9:59 AM

      I have never been to the ballet nor opera but would like to try when in Russia. As I understand Mariinsky is the most beautiful and impressive theatre but when I am in St Petersburg they are showing opera not ballet. It makes sense to see ballet when in Russia rather than opera but Mariinsky is more beautiful.
      What would you recommend for someone who has never seen ballet nor opera and only been to the theatre a few time. I'm not very 'artsy'.
      Many thanks in advance

      7 Answers Aug 17, 2014 at 10:40 PM
    • Itinerary Help!

      Saint Petersburg Aug 16, 2014 at 9:42 AM

      I will be in St Petersburg for 4 and it would be great to get some advice about where to go, what to do, what to see, where to eat etc. Any help is most appreciated!

      6 Answers Aug 20, 2014 at 3:21 PM
    • Metro to Finland Station early in the morning

      Saint Petersburg Jul 6, 2014 at 7:43 AM

      I have a question about St Petersburg public tranportation.
      I'll stay in St Petersburg and then I'll head to Helsinki by train. A good option for me is catch the train at 6.40 a.m at Finland Station. I'll be hosted near from Admiralteyskaya metro station.
      Is the metro working at this time? Is it safe? Will I be able to arrive on time to Finland Station?
      What's the options?
      Thank you!

      4 Answers Jul 6, 2014 at 1:01 PM
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      is racism there against indians in st.petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Jul 5, 2014 at 8:26 AM

      i am an indian and i am joining St. Petersburg State Medical Academy so i would be very grateful if someone would tell me about the attitude and feelings of the locals towards us as i have read some unpleasant experiences from the internet about people with coloured skins

      15 Answers Jul 30, 2014 at 6:34 AM
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      Travel to Staraya Ladoga

      Saint Petersburg Jul 4, 2014 at 2:29 AM

      I will be in Stp in September. Is it possible to travel by bus to Staraya Ladoga and if so where does it depart from and its route number. Alternatively are there good train links ?

      2 Answers Jul 8, 2014 at 2:41 PM
    • Tours to Join

      Saint Petersburg Jun 27, 2014 at 8:21 PM

      Hello. I am planning to travel to Saint Petersburg for the first time this September. I am traveling by myself and am looking for guided tours to join that go to different sights in the city as well as tours that take day trips to Peterhof or Pushkin. I want to find tours that are already scheduled that I can join. All that I have found so far are tours with companies that would charge a lot just for me with no one else on the tour.

      Thanks for any suggestions.

      5 Answers Aug 20, 2014 at 3:21 PM
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      Catherine Palace

      Saint Petersburg Jun 25, 2014 at 2:49 PM

      Hi, I'm planning to visit Saint Petersbug on August. Catherine Palace is on my to do list. Which is the easiest way to reach it from Saint Petersburg downtown (my hotel is very close to Hermitage Museum)? Do you suggest to visit also Alexander Palace? Which are the park pavilions I can't miss?

      Many thanks for your suggestions.

      7 Answers Aug 20, 2014 at 3:21 PM
    • Will Russia's World Cup games be shown in any of St. Petersburg's public squares?

      Saint Petersburg Jun 15, 2014 at 6:28 AM

      Will Russia's World Cup games be shown in any of St. Petersburg's public squares? If not, can anybody recommend any good bars or pubs that will be showing the games?

      1 Answer Jul 2, 2014 at 7:52 AM
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      Taxi fare from Int'l airport to renaissance hotel st petersburg

      Saint Petersburg Jun 10, 2014 at 12:40 AM

      Hello - arriving 3rd week June, any idea on the above? tks!

      5 Answers Jun 13, 2014 at 10:27 AM
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      Pulkovo Airport (LED) ATM cash withdrawal

      Saint Petersburg May 23, 2014 at 10:38 AM

      Do the ATM in this airport accept US Bank debit card to withdraw Rubles? We will be arriving on May 26. Thank you for any info.

      3 Answers May 23, 2014 at 6:15 PM
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      Looking for guides in St Petersburg

      Saint Petersburg May 11, 2014 at 12:02 PM

      We are a family of 4 looking for guides to help us around our 5 days in St Petersburg.

      Any recommendations

      3 Answers Jun 30, 2014 at 9:30 AM
    • Jazz Clubs?

      Saint Petersburg Apr 26, 2014 at 8:57 AM

      Can anyone recommend a good club or bar that has jazz concerts/live performances regularly? Looking for a few to go to in July.

      4 Answers Jul 3, 2014 at 6:45 AM
    • Worried about visit to St. Petersburg in May

      Saint Petersburg Mar 26, 2014 at 2:23 PM

      Going to St. Petersburg in May (2014). We are Canadian, in our 60's and going on our own for 5 days. Already have our VISA. Coming in from Helsinki on train. Frankly we are very concerned about what we might face when we get there given all that is happening ..... Should we be worried? Our consulate website basically says nothing except that they have limited services now. (They closed the St. Petersburg branch)
      Any thoughts would be greatly appreciated.

      13 Answers Jul 2, 2014 at 7:45 AM
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      Visum and boat

      Saint Petersburg Mar 20, 2014 at 9:29 AM

      I have heard you don't need a visum/visa if you go to St. Petersburg by ferry and leave Russian within 72 hours. Does that mean that I can arrive with boat and leave with plane, or would I have to leave the same way as I arrived?

      4 Answers Mar 21, 2014 at 12:21 AM
    • Weather, tour operators

      Saint Petersburg Mar 7, 2014 at 4:04 PM

      We'll be arriving by cruise ship on 05/27-05/28/14. Typically will I need a down coat & boots or is it usually rainy in May? We want to arrange an intensive 2 day group tour of St Petersburg & an evening ballet performance independently of the cruise ship. Many of these tour operators provide group tours with less than 20 people, which is very appealing. My difficulty is finding a tour operator that offers the 2 day tour linked with the evening ballet performance, because the playbills for the ballets are NOT released until 1 month prior to the performances. Any suggestions about making our preferred arrangements would be greatly appreciated. Thank you

      Sincerely,
      Vicki Van Elswyk

      5 Answers Mar 14, 2014 at 6:13 AM
    • Pavlovsk weather

      Pavlovsk Feb 20, 2014 at 3:45 PM

      what is the climate like there? and overall weather condiditons?

      4 Answers Mar 29, 2014 at 2:49 AM
    • From St. Petersburg city ceter to terminal Oktyabrskaya naberezhnaya, 31

      Saint Petersburg Jan 16, 2014 at 6:41 AM

      I have a river cruise that starts in St. Petersburg at Oktyabrskaya naberezhnaya, 31 Pier Utkina Zavod. Is there any public transportation from the city center to the cruise terminal? Thanks. Ray.

      8 Answers Jul 2, 2014 at 8:15 AM
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      Visa free ferry

      Saint Petersburg Jan 3, 2014 at 7:10 AM

      Hello VTers. I have heard about the 3 day visa free stay in St Petersburg from Helsinki, but have heard conflicting reports about the conditions, has anyone done this and can confirm the group size, heard you have to be at least 2, and you have to leave by boat, is this true? I'm a British national btw

      10 Answers Jan 8, 2014 at 5:21 AM
    • Is early June a good time to visit St. Petersburg?

      Saint Petersburg Dec 16, 2013 at 11:57 AM

      Is June 6-15 a good time to visit St Petersburg as far as weather and crowd are concerned?

      8 Answers Mar 26, 2014 at 3:40 AM
    • Fountains in Peterhof, SPB

      Peterhof Dec 12, 2013 at 11:46 PM

      Where were the fountains closed in 2013?

      4 Answers Dec 15, 2013 at 3:25 AM
    • new year's salsa party

      Saint Petersburg Dec 2, 2013 at 5:32 AM

      Hello, we are two Italians who visit St. Petersburg from 31/12/13 to 05/01/14. For the night of 31/12 is there any place where we can dance salsa that organize the party for New Years?
      is possible to have the dinner too?
      Our Hotel in St. Petersburg is close to Nievsky Prospekt. Close to the subway Gostiny Dvor and Nevsky Prospekt.
      Can you recommend some place to dance salsa for the other nights?
      Thank you
      Anna Maria

      1 Answer Dec 25, 2013 at 4:17 PM
    • transportation

      Pavlovsk Oct 30, 2013 at 4:05 AM

      with bus from pavlovsk to kolpino

      2 Answers Oct 30, 2013 at 10:25 PM
    • SPA center or similar in Malookhtinskiy prospekt area

      Saint Petersburg Oct 22, 2013 at 11:42 PM

      Hello,
      my question to the "locals": can anyone indicate me a SPA center or similar in the area of Malookhtinskiy prospekt, as close as possible to the cross with Respublikanskaya ulitsa
      A place like http://www.planetakrasoty.ru/ would be great, but the location is wrong, as i need it located in Malookhtinskiy prospekt area for logistics purposes. Any suggestion?
      Thank you in advanced!

      Miguel

      1 Answer Oct 24, 2013 at 8:31 AM