Vosstaniya Street 22 More photos
5 Evenings A Ten-minute walk from Nevskiy Prospect Avenue and the main Moscow Train Station, this hotel in central St. Petersburg propose free WiFi, a fireplace and a shared kitchen for preparing meals. Min. price: 2800 RUB Max. price: 3900 RUB Rooms available14 rooms
Vosstaniya Street 22, Saint Petersburg, five-evenings_ru_vosstaniya-street
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Saint Petersburg (Russian: Sankt-Peterbу́rg, tr. Sankt-Peterburg, IPA: [ˈsankt pʲɪtʲɪrˈburk] (listen)) is Russias second-largest town after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants in 2012, part of the Saint Petersburg agglomeration with a population of 6.2 million (2015). An important Russian port on the Baltic Sea, it features astatus of a federal subject (a federal city). Request to Book
Situated on the Neva River, at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea, it was founded by Tsar Peter the Great on 27 May [O.S. 16 May] 1703. On 1 September 1914, the name was changed from Saint Petersburg to Petrograd (Russian: Petrográd, IPA: [pʲɪtrɐˈgrat]), on 26 January 1924 to Leningrad (Russian: Leningrád, IPA: [lʲɪnʲɪnˈgrat]), and on 1 October 1991 back to its original name. During the periods 1713–1728 and 1732–1918, Saint Petersburg was the capital of Imperial Russia. In 1918, the central government bodies moved to Moscow, which is about 625 kilometer (388 miles) to the south-east.
Saint Petersburg is one of the most modern cities of Russia, as well as its cultural capital. The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments constitute a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Saint Petersburg is home to the Hermitage, one of the largest art museums within the world. Many foreign consulates, international corporations, banks and businesses have offices in Saint Petersburg."