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  • This Week in St. Petersburg: September 21-27, 2023

    Do you feel like September has nearly passed in the blink of an eye? Let’s keep it with us a little longer by adding a little cultural outing to each day – here’s our guide to a week full of learning, walks, and excitement!


  • Steps Away: Places to Explore Near ITMO's Chaykovskogo Campus

    Wondering how to make the most of your time between or after classes? The Steps Away series is back to help! In this installment, join us in exploring the destinations within walking distance around the Chaykovskogo St. 11/2 building.


  • A Secret Guide to Pavlovsk

    Quaint, green, picturesque, and just an hour away from the city, Pavlovsk is one of the most popular destinations in suburban St. Petersburg. From its remarkable railway station to the far reaches of the beautiful park, the town is a true treasure trove of cultural sites and heritage.


  • Summer Getaway: From St. Petersburg to Sortavala, the Republic of Karelia

    Mesmerizing waterfalls, centuries-old pines, and rocky cliffs – could you believe that all of these are just a ride away from our city? If you have been putting off the trip to "the land of a thousand and one lakes" for too long, this is your sign to finally hit the road. Here is what to see and do in Karelia.


  • Live Your Best Spring in St. Petersburg

    It’s time to start living the life we could only imagine during those long and unexpectedly cold winter months – spring is almost in its full reign in the city! For this special occasion, we have assembled a collection of ideas on how to celebrate every token of the season all around St. Petersburg. Let’s see hibernation off in style! 


  • Our Favorite Places to Experience Fall in St. Petersburg

    ‘Tis the season of warm sweaters, long scarves and spiced coffee. Turns out, we all have different places in our beloved St. Pete, where we tend to come in the fall – to fully embrace this essentially cosy time of the year. Who knows, maybe one of these will become your favorite, too?


  • This Mostly-Stay-At-Home Weekend in St. Petersburg: More Parks

    The weather is not very summer-y at the moment, and you still need to be careful and keep your distance on any kind of outing, but if you do venture out for a walk these days, here is another selection of St. Petersburg’s parks you might want to visit. 


  • This Mostly Stay-at-Home Weekend in St. Petersburg: Parks

    As the coronavirus-imposed restrictions in the city are gradually lifted, some of us might dare to tentatively set foot outside. Here’s our handy guide to some of St. Petersburg parks to help you find a relatively safe destination for these outings. Don’t forget to keep your distance from others, wear a mask, and sanitize your hands regularly!


  • The Magic of: Autumn

    Whether you love it or hate it, fall is officially here, bombarding us with rain, crunchy leaves, dirty temperature tricks and all the Halloween feels. Here’s some advice on how to make the best of the season!