HOTEL OF THE WEEK
Don't miss the first SO Sofitel hotel in Russia, located in the heart of the rich cultural center of St. Petersburg. In this hotel, designed by architect Antonio Citterio, the mysteries of the House of Faberge are revealed in a modern setting. The breathtaking views of St. Isaac's Cathedral await you, along with Just Say So, a new service concept, and SO evening parties on our scenic summer terrace.
Tsar Events DMC & PCO was selected as a finalist for the 2016 ADMEI Achievement Awards in two nominations!
We are proud to announce that we have been selected as a finalist for the 2016 ADMEI Achievement Awards. Managing Director Alexander Rodionov, CMP, DMCP – in Category: Recognition Awards, Entry Title: Destination Management Professional of the Year. St. Petersburg International Model United N ations (SPIMUN 2015) – in Category: Excellence Awards, Entry Title: SPIMUN 2015: Excellence in Entertainment Production.
RESTAURANT OF THE WEEK
Faberge Museum Café is located in the heart of StPetersburg in the real historical palace — Shuvalov Palace. The palace has an area of about 4,700 square meters and is one of the most beautiful palaces in St. Petersburg, it is both a historical monument and a tourist attraction. Palace houses Faberge museum with the biggest collection of Faberge eggs in the world.
Did you know that Russia has the world biggest skating rink and Christmas Light festival that was visited by more than 11 million guests? Leading Russian Destination Management Company Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO has selected for you 10 reasons to visit Russian Cities during winter season.
VENUE OF THE WEEK
Peterhof Golf Club was opened on Sunday 4th of June and became the first full length golf course in the city of St. Petersburg. Located in the historical site of Mikhailovka Estate, in Peterhof, this Golf Club is only a 30 minutes drive away from the heart of the northern Capital.
The Circle of Light Moscow international festival is an annual event at which lighting designers and specialists in audiovisual art from various countries reinvent the architectural scene of Moscow by using video mapping. The buildings that symbolize Russia – among them are: the Bolshoi Theatre, the Moscow Manege, the Moscow State University, VDNKh, and others – transform into canvases for large colorful video projections. The admission to all festival venues is free.
Industry UpdatesNOVEMBER 2018
New episode of Tsar Events’ Russia Survival Guide with Maya Krivchenia is devoted to Russian Imperial Porcelain
Baikal lake area is 31.5 thousand sq km. The Baikal is the deepest lake in Russia, it is a large world reservoir for fresh water (23 thousand km³)
There is the closest point between Russia and America that is only 4 km long
Soviet Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin was the first human to journey into outer space when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth on April 12, 1961
The total length of the Kremlin walls is 2235 meters
St. Petersburg was known as Petrograd from 1914 to 1924 and Leningrad from 1924 to 1991
The Metro of St. Petersburg is the world’s deepest subway (about100 m deep)