Links for a perfect stay in St. Petersburg

With the help of this page you will know everything about the city!

  1. Information resources
  2. Cultural life
  3. Dining out
  4. Shopping malls:
  5. The internet cafes
  6. Extra

Before pressing the logo, click on the google translator button and you will be redirected to the page with the translation (unfortunately, in Russia there is a small range of useful pages translated into English or any other language).


Information resources:

Saint-Petersburg city informational bureau (Russian)Городское туристско-информационное бюро Санкт-Петербурга

City tourist portal (English) City-tourist-portal

Timeout (Russian version) time-out

Afisha=”Афиша” (Russian)afisha-peterburgBlog-fiesta (Russian)

The official newspaper about St. Petersburg in English language – St-Petersburg times



There are different festivals in the city.

  • Here is the information about all the festivals published on the official website of St. Petersburg’s Committee of Culture.
  • Usually the festivals are performed in the specific place “Elagin Island”=“Елагинский остров” (click here if you want to read information in Russian or with the help of google translation,  here to read an English version, here to read the information in French, here to read in German).


On the  website you can find information aboMadeWishut fashion world events: exhibitions, markets, concerts, performances, film shows. Catalogue of other places will tell you about museums, galleries, theaters and concert venues of St. Petersburg.

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Cultural life:

The theatres



The cinemas,

where you can watch the movies without translation (you can hear the original language and see the subtitles):

  • Avrora (by the way, it looks amazing inside, as a real theater)
  • Dom kino
The museums

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Dining out

Here are the links for making the best choice for choosing the restaurants:

    • The first website – Restoclub (Russian version) gives you a possibility to filtrate by areas on the map, kitchen, the average account, the rating;
    • The second webite has other ways for a good search – you have already seen this website above – Afisha= “Afisha” (Russian language);
    • Another good service is called “Menu” (Russian language);
    • The last but not the least – Allcafe (Russian language).

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Shopping malls:

You can take the information booklets about St. Petersburg at the information stands of the malls mentioned above, they are made in Russian and English.

Other shopping malls are listed here.

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The internet cafes

You can find desktop computers connected to the Internet in the following places:

  •  «5.3 GHz» – Nevsky Prospect, 11 (Russian language)
  • CAFEMAX – Nevsky Prospect, 90 (Russian language)
  •  «59’57» (Russian language) .

If you need to print something or to scan, you can do that at the administration of the internet café or hotel.

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 This is a big center for printing/ making the photos (it is situated in the center near M1 “Ploshad Vosstaniya”=”Площадь Восстания”)

The legal center (there you can make the translations, affidavites, some other legal stuff) is also situated near M1 “Ploshad Vosstaniya”=”Площадь Восстания”.

You can find more practical information on the FAQ page.

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