Located in Russia, St Petersburg is also known as the ‘City of Tsars’ or ‘Northern Venice’. It is one of the most cultural cities you will ever visit. The artistic culture is everywhere you look in St Petersburg. There are statues and sculptures in abundance, always ready to capture your attention. Just walking through St Petersburg is an experience you will never forget.
But there is more to do in St Petersburg than just walk through the parks and squares. How can you go to Russia and not see the Russian ballet? It isn’t something travellers should miss. Russia boasts of the best ballet in the world, and has for many, many years. You can see some of these world class performers in St Petersburg at the Opera House.