Saint-Petersburg. Russia

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Saint Petersburg (or just Piter) - is the second largest city in Russia and one of the most beautiful city in Europe. Population is near 5 million of inhabitants. City is situated on the banks of Neva river, at the head of Finland' Gulf, the Baltic sea. Saint Petersburg is also called as Russian Second Capital (before the Revolution it was the capital of Russia).
Saint Petersburg has an underground (metro), 5 train stations (rail terminals), International airport, sea ports on Baltic sea and on Neva river.
The main attractions of Piter in the city center are: The Winter Palace & Palace Square, The Peter and Paul Fortress, Kazan Cathedral, river canals, Field of Mars... etc. There are many of sights in vicinities of Saint-Petersburg. Among them Peterhof with Grand Cascase, Catherine Palace in Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin)...
Best time to visit the second Russian capital would be May-June and September-October.

Pictures of Saint-Petersburg:

Piter - best city for wedding:
Piter
Saint-Petersburg - beautiful walk:
Saint Petersburg
The Neva River and view on beautiful facades of Saint-Petersburg:
Neva River. Saint Petersburg
Church of the Savior on Blood:
Church of the Savior on Blood
Kazan Cathedral:
Kazan Cathedral
Palace Square:
Palace Square. Saint-Petersburg
Field of Mars:
Field of Mars. Saint-Petersburg
Peter & Paul Fortress:
Peter and Paul Fortress
Neva river, embankment:
Embankment of Neva River
Peterhof, Grand Cascade:
Peterhof. Saint Petersburg. Russia
Catherine Palace in Tsarskoye Selo:
Catherine Palace. Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin), Saint-Petersburg

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Pictures of Saint-Petersburg: Catherine PalacePeterhofPeter and Paul Fortress

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Saint-Petersburg

Kazan

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