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Putin news

Putin told when he's planning to retire.

  • The head of Russia Vladimir Putin shared his plans for the future on the final plenary session of the annual meeting of the International discussion club "Valdai".
  • The President of Russia Vladimir Putin at the final plenary session of the annual meeting of the International discussion club "Valdai" revealed when he would retire. According to the head of state, it will happen when the time is right.
  • Currently, as Putin reminded, he's still running Russia.
  • "Since I haven't retired yet, and being a leader of the big empire, I should be restrained not to act too aggressively in my expressions. Actually, I don't think it's my style," said the President. 

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The final plenary session of the International discussion club "Valdai", founded in 2004 in Veliky Novgorod, is held in Sochi. There are more than 130 experts and political scientists from 35 countries. This year it is dedicated to the topic "Future starts today: the contours of tomorrow's world".

Find more about Mr. Putin and his native city St. Petersburg on your private city tour St Petersburg.

White Nights St Petersburg

White Nights St Petersburg

St. Petersburg has a lot of symbolic names. It is often called

  • "City of White Nights" - St Petersburg
  • Northern Palmyra - for its unique beauty
  • Northern capital, as for more than 200 years St Petersburg had been the official capital Russia
  • Venice of the North for the abundance of rivers and canals

White Nights St PetersburgDuring the White Nights St Petersburg is filled with romantic mood, citizens and guests forget about the everyday hustle and bustle and become dreamers. In the background of the famous White Nights St Petersburg ensembles, palaces, churches, bridges and monuments of the city not only struck you with their external beauty, but also create an unforgettable feeling of fabulousness and unreality, when all the wishes come true.

The White Nights is a very common natural phenomenon, which can be observed in a lot of cities around the world. In Russia there are white nights in Nizhnevartovsk, Surgut, Cherepovets, Vologda, Petrozavodsk, Arkhangelsk, Severodvinsk, Naryan-Mar, Murmansk, etc.. But only St. Petersburg has received the symbolic title of the "City of White Nights", thanks largely to the literature. It is enough to mention the poetry of Pushkin, Fyodor Dostoevsky’s novel the "White Nights".

The beginning of the White Nights St. Petersburg falls on

Cruise to St Petersburg

Cruise to St Petersburg.

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cruise to st petersburgWhen on a cruise to St Petersburg, Russian Tourist Visas are not required for tour passengers who participate in organised tours. All passengers who choose to participate in an organized tour in St. Petersburg, including Private Vehicle tours, may disembark the ship for their tours in St Petersburg without a Russian Tourist Visa if they present the following documents to Russian Immigration at the control point:

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St Petersburg travel guide | The Season of fountains has officially begun in St. Petersburg

 BoySt Petersburg travel guide news: In the Northern Capital today there's begun the season fountains. Check with your St Petersburg travel guide visitpeter.com where the most beautiful fountains are located. The first fountains will become operational at the Voronikhin fence in the park near the Kazan Cathedral and at the Manezh Square.Kazan
On April, 19 in St. Petersburg there begins the season of fountains, three of them will begin their work. A few more will be launched on Liteyny prospect, on the Fontanka embankment, in the park of "the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg", in Alexander's park and on the 3rd Krasnoarmeyskaya Street. Your St Petersburg travel guide knows where to find them. On April, 20 the Fountains by the Admiralty, in the square outside the Winter Palace, on the 7th line of the Basil island and the fountain "Mayak" will be set into motion, according to the RIA "News".
AdmirIn addition, until the end of April the fountains in the gardens of St. Nicholas and Smolny Cathedrals, as well as fountains "Putti" and "The Boy with a duck" will begin to operate. So, during your City tour St Petersburg make sure your St Petersburg travel guide points these fountains to you.
"The Lighthouse" fountain
 The fountain by the Kazan Cathedral