The most famous beaches are in the north, in the so-called «Resort Area» which starts with Sestroretsk ( 30 min drive from the city) and stretches for many kilometers along the coast of the Baltic sea.
1. Saint Petersburg was founded on the 27th of May 1703 by the Russian emperor Peter I the Great - this is amazing as we do know exactly the date of its birthday and celebrate it annually.
Do get tickets beforehand This may seem strange, but in fact it is important especially if you are planning to visit Saint Petersburg during the high season – May – September.
My main passion in life has always been travelling. I visited most European countries and I am very proud that my native city Saint Petersburg is an extremely attractive