Who could have imagined that the lagoons of the Neva would give birth to the sumptuous capital of the Tsars? The eternal rival of Moscow, the former sovereign of “all the Russias” has never ceased to attract great minds and inspire poets.
Along its countless canals, the baroque outlines of the Hermitage and the golden top of Zayachii Ostrov dance as pastel reflections in the water. A city of art that has come out of the sea, of unparalleled beauty, Saint Petersburg invites you to the kingdom of dreams.
But the Venice of the North is far from being a sleeping beauty. Classical music, jazz, cinema… each season delivers its procession of festivities, crowned by the opaline light of the “white nights” of June. At the gateway to Russia’s enormous economic potential, St Petersburg is a superb place to learn Russian for Business.