Showing posts with label Saint Petersburg. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Saint Petersburg. Show all posts

220 Years of Russian Tradition - Palkin restaurant, Saint Petersburg

220 Years of Tradition. Palkin Restaurant - Saint Petersburg, Russia.

I bid farewell to Moscow on a high - literally - note, and Saint Petersburg was no different. 
September 21, 2015

220 Years of Russian Tradition - Palkin restaurant, Saint Petersburg

I bid farewell to Moscow on a high -  literally  - note, and Saint Petersburg was no different. 

4 Restaurants to try in St Petersburg, Russia


All the lavish sights of Saint Petersburg does give one an appetite so its just as well that the city's gastronomical offerings are diverse. Vegetarian, traditional Russian, contemporary Eastern-Western fusion - I've tasted all those for your consideration (and for my own selfish reasons too, ahem)
September 17, 2015

4 Restaurants to try in St Petersburg, Russia

All the lavish sights of Saint Petersburg does give one an appetite so its just as well that the city's gastronomical offerings...

Saint Petersburg cribs: Russian Tsars Edition

Peterhof Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia

I mentioned in my Moscow blog post that the Russian capital is a juxtaposition of Communist relics and nouveau-riche ostentation. The opposite seems to be true of St Petersburg - the city's contemporaries are decidedly more relaxed, while monuments to decadence and excess are firmly entrenched in history.
September 13, 2015

Saint Petersburg cribs: Russian Tsars Edition

I mentioned in my Moscow blog post that the Russian capital is a juxtaposition of Communist relics and nouveau-riche ostentation. T...

W Hotel St Petersburg, Russia


The W's first and only Russian hotel is surprisingly not in flashy Moscow, but in chilled-out St. Petersburg.
September 11, 2015

W Hotel St Petersburg, Russia

The W's first and only Russian hotel is surprisingly not in flashy Moscow, but in chilled-out St. Petersburg.