Anya's St. Petersburg Articles and Resources
On this page you'll find articles I've written about current events and happenings in St. Petersburg as well as links to some valuable resources in St. Petersburg and around the world.  It's a great place to "get to know" St. Petersburg before you arrive.
Anya's Articles
Ticket Sale Information for 2018 World Cup - January 2018

Guide Tips for Your Trip to St. Petersburg

Progress of the 2018 World Cup Stadium as of January 2017

Schedule for the St. Peter Line - Moby Ferry Company for the 2017 Season
 
Tombs of the Royal Family to be opened for DNA Testing - March 2016

Book your Hermitage Tickets in Advance - August 2015

Hermitage Collection of Impressionists Moved! April 2015

Exchange Rate for 2015 is in the Favor of Visitors! - March 2015

No Smoking in St. Petersburg Restaurants Strictly Enforced - Nov 2014


2018 World Cup Stadium in St. Petersburg is Well Under Way! - Sept 2014

Van Gogh - Alive multi-media museum in St. Petersburg through September 2014 


Preparing for Your Trip to St Petersburg - Susie Lydon UK July 2014

Seventy Years Following the Liberation of Leningrad (St. Petersburg)

Erarta Art Museum guided excursions starting January 2014

Why come to St. Petersburg in the Winter?

How Plane, Sea, River, Ferry, or Train Arrivals Effect your Itinerary

Alcohol Law Changes in Russia

Mariinsky II opens it's doors in May 2013


Additional Information about Visa Free Entry

Anya's Recommended Resources
Bridge to Moscow  is a team of professional Moscow tour guides and interpreters.  Provides services for independent travelers: tours of Moscow in 1-5 days, customized tours, layover tours, interpreting at international exhibitions.

TripAdvisor  is a reliable trip planning site providing advice for trips around the world.  Here you can find just a few of the many positive reviews that I've earned.  I'm happy to provide more at your request!

Private Guide and Driver in Moscow  (Arthur)   http://www.moscow-driver.com/
Arthur provides full range of reliable services as a private guide and professional driver in Moscow for tourists and businessmen.  He can help you to book accommodation, organize all transportation needs, be your guide everywhere you go.  Personal and friendly services are the motto of his business and he has a lot of great testimonials from former clients at his website.

Elena - Personal Tour Guide and Translator in Moscow Russia - http://www.yourmoscowguide.com/
Elena's services in Moscow include guiding, translating, interpreting, transfers and private drivers.

Apartments in St. Petersburg, Russia Six comfortable and fully e
quipped apartments.  These apartments include free ADSL Internet and are for rent in the very center of St. Petersburg, Russia.  The best alternative to hotels. Visa Support, transfers, tourist services.


Julia is a Russian and English-speaking guide in Budapest Hungary .  She offers tours and excursions of Castle Walk, the Jewish Quarter, Gödöllő, Sissy's Palace, Danube Band and much more.  She is full of secrets and interesting stories from the Hungarian land!

US Consulate in St. Petersburg Russia  http://stpetersburg.usconsulate.gov/

Russian Embassy in Great Britain  www.great-britain.mid.ru/


Russian Embassy in the USA  www.russianembassy.org/

Travel and Tourism Directory  is a valuable resource for planning tours and finding a creditable tour guide in Europe and Eastern Europe.


  
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